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Gross Mass: 430,000 kg.
Propellants: Air/Kerosene Diameter: 18.1 m. Country: Ukraine. No Engines: 4. D-18T Status: Hardware. Comments: Antonov cargo aircraft swept wing. Release conditions: Piggy-back, 200,000 kg, 900 kph at 8 to 9 km altitude. Effective velocity gain compared to vertical launch 270 m/s.
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