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Nova Model 1B
Nova Model 1B - Nova Martin Marietta Model 1B

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Family: Nova. Country: USA. Status: Study 1963.

Nova design using existing engines; 14 F-1A in the first stage, 2 M-1 in the second. Operational date would have been December 1972


LEO Payload: 330,000 kg. to: 185 km Orbit. at: 0.0 degrees. Liftoff Thrust: 11,432,810 kgf. Total Mass: 9,187,000 kg. Core Diameter: 20.0 m. Total Length: 110.0 m.


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