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Designer: SNPE. Used on stages: Ariane 4P. Used on launch vehicles: Ariane 42P, Ariane 44LP, Ariane 44P. Gross Mass: 12,560 kg. Empty Mass: 3,060 kg. Propellants: Solid Thrust(vac): 70,360 kgf. Thrust(vac): 690.00 kN. Isp: 263 sec. Isp (sea level): 240 sec. Burn time: 29 sec. Diameter: 1.1 m. Length: 12.2 m. Chambers: 1. Country: France. Status: In Production. First Flight: 1988. Last Flight: 1999. Flown: 110.
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