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Saturn 1B/120-7 seg
Saturn 1B/120-7 seg - Saturn 1B with 120 inch 7 segment strapon

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Family: Saturn II. Country: USA. Status: Study 1966.

North American study, 1966. Saturn variant with a modified S-II first stage with seven high-performance HG-3 engines; S-IVB second stage. Poor performance and cost-effectiveness and not studied further.


LEO Payload: 42,000 kg. to: 185 km Orbit. at: 28.0 degrees. Liftoff Thrust: 605,305 kgf. Total Mass: 504,400 kg. Core Diameter: 10.1 m. Total Length: 51.0 m.


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