This page no longer updated from 31 October 2001. Latest version can be found at Orel V5

Family: Winged. Country: Russia. Status: Study 1997.

Vertically launched two stage to orbit concept consisting of horizontal landing booster, vertical landing orbiter. Abandoned in favor of Orel V6.


LEO Payload: 10,000 kg. to: 200 km Orbit. at: 51.0 degrees.

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