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Manufacturer Name: RD-0600. Designer: Kosberg. Developed in: 1970-85. Application: Space station "Skif". Propellants: Gas Dynamic Laser/CO+Air+N2+C2H5OH Mass Engine: 750 kg. Length: 0.9 m. Country: Russia. Status: Developed 1970-85. References: 309 , 342 . Comments: Gas dynamic laser. Working medium gaseous carbon monoxide + air + nitrogen + ethanol. Flow rate up to 100 kg/s. Tests were performed at NII TP. Beam power up to 600 kW. A second variant for dicianatethylen + nitrogen oxide was developed and tested at GIPK.
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