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Family: R-7. Country: Russia. Status: Hardware. Library of Congress Designation: A. Department of Defence Designation: SL-5. Article Number: 11A510.

Version of R-7 launch vehicle with Vostok second stage and unknown third stage used only twice to launch prototype RORSATs. These satellites were originally to have been launched on the cancelled UR-200 launcher, and operational satellites used Tsyklon-2 launchers.


Launches: 2. Failures: 0. Success Rate: 100.00% pct. First Launch Date: 28 December 1965. Last Launch Date: 20 July 1966. LEO Payload: 4,500 kg. to: 200 km Orbit. at: 65.0 degrees. Liftoff Thrust: 411,731 kgf. Total Mass: 275,000 kg. Core Diameter: 10.3 m. Total Length: 31.0 m.

Vostok 11A510 Chronology

1965 Dec 28 - - 22:19 GMT. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC31.
1966 Jul 20 - - 09:07 GMT. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC31.


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