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astronautix.com SEALAR


Family: Truax. Country: USA. Status: Design 1996.

SEALAR (SEA LAunched Rocket) was yet another attempt by Truax Engineering to get the amphibious-launch concept off the ground. The project received some Navy Research Laboratory funding in the early 1990's, with a planned first launch date of 1996. A production model would have been able to achieve orbit at an estimated cost of $ 10 million per launch. As with the earlier Truax projects, it did not achieve flight test status.


Specifications

Launch Price $: 10.00 million. in 1996 price dollars.



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