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Gross Mass: 34,610 kg. Empty Mass: 4,810 kg. Thrust (vac): 63,785 kgf. Isp: 235 sec. Burn time: 108 sec. Propellants: Nitric acid/Kerosene Isp(sl): 210 sec. Diameter: 1.6 m. Span: 1.8 m. Length: 18.0 m. Country: Russia. No Engines: 1. RD-214 Status: Hardware. Other designations: 8K63. Comments: Payload 390 kg. Range 1500 km. Maximum altitude 398 km. Time of flight 11.8 minutes. Max velocity at burnout 3530 m/s. Accuracy 6 km in range, 5 km laterally. Source: wall chart, Russian Space Agency HQ, Moscow.
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