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Designer: Pratt and Whitney. Used on stages: Nova A-3, Nova B-3, Saturn IV. Used on launch vehicles: Nova A, Nova B, Saturn B-1, Saturn C-2, Saturn C-3, Saturn I. Propellants: Lox/LH2 Thrust(vac): 6,804 kgf. Thrust(vac): 66.70 kN. Isp: 410 sec. Isp (sea level): 10 sec. Burn time: 482 sec. Mass Engine: 131 kg. Diameter: 0.9 m. Chambers: 1. Chamber Pressure: 24.00 bar. Area Ratio: 40.00. Thrust to Weight Ratio: 44.63. Country: USA. Status: Out of Production. First Flight: 1961. Last Flight: 1965. Flown: 60.
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