Mittelwerk GmbH, Peenemünde
6,000 all variants
1 × liquid fuel rocket engine producing
up to to 25,000 kg of thrust
980 kg Amatol
A-9 / A-10
The Aggregat 4 (A-4) SLBM (Submarine Launched Ballistic Missile)
which was a ballistic missile, That was intended to be launched
from a U-boat. Which was designed and developed by Dr.-Ing.
in 1944 under the leadership of Dr. Walter
, at Greifswalder
The Aggregat 4 (A-4) SLBM used the standard Aggregat
(A-4) missile, and was intended to be towed to its launch
position by a U-boat in a in a specially constructed launch
platform called Lafferenz capsules, It was intended for a
U-boat to be able to tow up to three of these capsules at
any given time. The first prototype capsule was built by Sichau
Dockyards at Elbing which will weighed 300 tons. Three further
Lafferenz capsules were manufactured by AG
in Stettin these weighed 500 tons and were later
captured by the Soviets.
The Warplanes of the Third Reich.
German Aircraft of the Second World War.
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