Snecma Atar 8C engine with 8400 rpm. Made in 1958

The Snecma Atar is a French axial-flow turbojet engine built by Snecma. It was derived from the German World War II BMW 018 design, and developed by ex-BMW engineers through a progression of more powerful models.

Made for Dassault Etendard IV M – IV P fighters



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