2017 / 365 / 007 "Red Snapper"

by Thomas Glaser January. 07, 2017 1241 views

At the Science Museum today!

A very fitting 007 image (the space-capsule kidnapping SPECTRE Rocket from "You Only Live Twice") came up with this British Black Arrow R4 satellite launch vehicle.

It was a three-stage rocket capable of placing 145kg into low orbit, and rocket R3 was used to launch the X3 communication satellite "Prospero" in 1971.

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Red Snapper

Red Snapper




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