Video articles: V2 rocket history, technology, and  rocket science stuff 

Here is a selection of our video articles. They cover a range of subjects from V2 rocket history to onboard hardware, and we even throw in some rocket science for good measure.

A4 V2 missile turbopump and Walter steam drive
V2 Turbopump: video
By steam engine to the stars? An overview of the V2 rocket’s turbopump The idea that one of the most Read more.
V2 missile launch at Cuxhaven
Rocket science: What makes a rocket fly?
Childhood photo of Nazi armourer and space age pioneer Wernher von Braun
The telescope that launched the space age
... and changed the world. This odd snippet of V2 rocket history spotlights a haunting connection between an old 3" Read more.
umbilical cable system
A4-V2 Rocket Umbilical cable system – and ‘cat flap’?
How a gyroscope guides a rocket
How a gyroscope guides a rocket
Bringing a V2 rocket’s Vertikant gyro back to life – after over 70 years in storage
A4-V2 Rocket in detail: fuel and oxygen injectors
In this video we take a closer look at the propellant injector nozzles used on the A4 / V2 rocket. The Read more.