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Manufacturer Name: AUS 51. Used on stages: RSA-3-3, Shavit-3. Used on launch vehicles: RSA-3, RSA-4, Shavit, Shavit 1. Propellants: Solid Thrust(vac): 5,300 kgf. Thrust(vac): 51.00 kN. Isp: 292 sec. Burn time: 105 sec. Diameter: 1.3 m. Length: 2.1 m. Chambers: 1. Country: South Africa. Status: Out of Production. First Flight: 1988. Last Flight: 1998. Flown: 5. Comments: Israeli AUS-51 rocket motor, built in both Israel and South Africa.
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