EXPECT HIGH SPEED OF ROCKET-DRIVEN PLANE (Dec, 1930)
EXPECT HIGH SPEED OF ROCKET-DRIVEN PLANE
If their calculations are correct, a barrage of rockets will soon send a ten-foot model plane whizzing through the air. Maurice Poirier and Franklin L. Wallace, of Los Angeles, Calif., built the model and if it flies they will attempt to build a full-sized craft on the same plan. They predict that the rockets will give the model a speed approaching ten miles a minute.