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astronautix.com Venturestar


Family: Winged. Country: USA. Status: Development.

Production reusable single-stage-to-orbit launch vehicle using technology developed in X-33 testbed.


Specifications

LEO Payload: 26,800 kg. to: 185 km Orbit. at: 28.0 degrees. Liftoff Thrust: 1,365,000 kgf. Total Mass: 991,000 kg. Core Diameter: 39.0 m. Total Length: 39.7 m.



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