Space History Photo: Ramjet Missile
Credit: GRC.

In this historical photo from the U.S. space agency a ramjet missile from 1947 is pictured.

The Nationa Advisory Committee on Aeronautics (NACA) was a precursor to NASA. NACA was created by Congress in 1915.

Each weekday, SPACE.com looks back at the history of spaceflight through photos (archive).