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Gross Mass: 72,563 kg. Empty Mass: 25,197 kg. Thrust (vac): 18,684 kgf. Isp: 2,020 sec. Burn time: 20,000 sec. Propellants: Air/Kerosene Isp(sl): 1,836 sec. Diameter: 9.6 m. Span: 17.3 m. Length: 29.5 m. Country: USA. No Engines: 4. J79- 5 Status: Hardware. Comments: Convair Bomber-delta wing. Maximum release conditions: Belly mounted, 21,818 kg (22.5 m length x 1.9 m diameter x 7.1 m wingspan) at 2,130 kph at 12,195 m altitude (Kingfisher).
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