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Nova Model 34
Nova Model 34 - Nova Martin Marietta Model 34

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Family: Nova. Country: USA. Status: Study 1963.

Nova 1 1/2 stage design with 4 new 3 million kgf LH2/Lox engines in the jettisonable booster section and a single 3 million kgf sustainer. Operational date would have been June 1976.


Specifications

LEO Payload: 531,000 kg. to: 185 km Orbit. at: 0.0 degrees. Liftoff Thrust: 13,614,510 kgf. Total Mass: 10,990,200 kg. Core Diameter: 24.4 m. Total Length: 102.0 m.



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Nova 24G, 34, and 33Nova 24G, 34, and 33 - Nova Martin Marietta designs 24G, 34, and 33

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