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Manufacturer Name: 300LR-200. Government Designation: XCAL-200. Designer: Aerojet. Developed in: January 1943. Application: XP-79 Northrop Flying Wing. Propellants: Nitric acid/Aniline Country: USA.
Development begun January 1943. Planned successor to XCALT-6000, developed under 'Project X' for the Northrop XP-79 Flying Wing rocket fighter. Two different engines were developed. Low thrust, proof of principle First US rocket powered aircraft flight. Also called XCAL-200
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