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Nova NASA 8 F-1
Nova NASA 8 F-1 - Nova NASA 8 F-1 Modular

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Family: Nova. Country: USA. Status: Study, NASA, 1960.

First two stages use short Nova building blocks with 2 F-1's in each block. Four used in stage 1, one in stage 2. Typical of early Nova designs with F-1's in both first and second stages.


LEO Payload: 150,000 kg. to: 160 km Orbit. at: 0.0 degrees. Payload: 50,000 kg. to a: translunar trajectory. Liftoff Thrust: 5,376,710 kgf. Total Mass: 6,621,000 kg. Core Diameter: 10.1 m. Total Length: 115.0 m.


Nova Concepts - NASANova Concepts - NASA

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