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Gross Mass: 7,505 kg. Empty Mass: 1,456 kg. Thrust (vac): 14,718 kgf. Isp: 255 sec. Burn time: 176 sec. Propellants: Nitric acid/UDMH Isp(sl): 232 sec. Diameter: 1.0 m. Span: 1.1 m. Length: 12.0 m. Country: Korea North. No Engines: 1. Nodong Status: Hardware. Comments: Included 100 kg spin table for spin-up of third stage prior to release. Burn time is 33.7 seconds at full thrust, 142.3 seconds at half thrust.
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