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de Havilland Spectre Rocket

Engine overview:

The Spectre rocket engine was designed to be the boost engine in a mixed power plant jet interceptor, allowing the aircraft to climb rapidly to high altitude to intercept high flying bombers.

 

Engine specifications:

Static Thrust of D Spec 5: 8,000 lb

First engine delivered: November 1953

Number built: 19