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Manufacturer Name: Orbus 6. Designer: CSD. Used on stages: IUS-2 . Used on launch vehicles: Titan 34D. Gross Mass: 3,919 kg. Empty Mass: 1,170 kg. Propellants: Solid Thrust(vac): 7,996 kgf. Thrust(vac): 78.40 kN. Isp: 304 sec. Isp (sea level): 200 sec. Burn time: 103 sec. Diameter: 1.6 m. Length: 2.1 m. Chambers: 1. Country: USA. Status: In Production. First Flight: 1982. Last Flight: 1992. Flown: 19. Comments: Used in Shuttle, Titan 34D; IUS-2. Known by manufacturer as Orbus 6.
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