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Family: Makeyev. Country: Russia. Status: Hardware. Department of Defence Designation: SS-N-18. Manufacturer's Designation: RSM-50.

Based on SS-N-18 (RSM-50) SLBM. Suborbital, orbital versions. Payload volume 1.3 cu. m. Payload 115 kg to 3000 km or 1250 kg to 200 km. Liftoff mass 34 tonnes.


LEO Payload: 120 kg. to: 200 km Orbit.



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ICBM-Derived LVsICBM-Derived LVs - The range of launch vehicles derived from decommissioned ballistic missiles offered for sale by Russia after the cold war.

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