V-2


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V-2Vergeltungswaffe 2 (German flying bomb used in WWII)
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The V-2 was an intermediate-range ballistic missile, not intercontinental.
Moreover, as the Air Force continued its missiles development, it also created the infrastructure for the ICBM program by developing liquid rocket engines far more powerful than those on the V-2, it built test stands and firing ranges, fabricated new airframes, designed multiple stage missiles, introduced computers into the missiles, developed an array of guidance instruments, developed liquid and solid rocket fuels, created launch stands and underground launch facilities, refined accuracy, improved reliability .
The appearance in September 1944 of the V-2 sent Goddard into a fury.
The mobile nature of the V-2 and its speed once launched made it difficult to detect, destroy and warn against.
The main gallery is impressive; a huge V-2 rocket gives an idea of the terror Londoners must have felt when those predecessors to intercontinental missiles came crashing down in their communities.
He left the United States in 1984 and moved back to Germany after the Justice Department accused him of "working thousands of slave laborers to death" while director of the German factory that produced the V-2 rocket in World War II.
7 million class Q or the subordinate component class V-1, V-2, V-3, V-4, and V-5 certificates.
5% antimony oxide in PP provides a V-2 rating, FMC says.
NYSE:OO) today announced that it has settled the patent infringement lawsuit filed on March 2, 2001, against V-2 Optic, LLC, doing business as Version Optic and Velvet Eyewear, filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of California.
2 million taxable housing revenue bonds, 2000 series V-2 (River Trace Senior Apartments).
28 g/t Au (253,000 ounces) down to the 200 meter elevation within the V-1N, V-1S and V-2 zones.
To date, BHK's drill program has outlined three zones on the property; the V-1, V-2 and V-3 gold zones.