This page no longer updated from 31 October 2001. Latest version can be found at www.astronautix.com

astronautix.com EPKM


Gross Mass: 5,985 kg. Empty Mass: 541 kg. Thrust (vac): 12,000 kgf. Isp: 298 sec. Burn time: 135 sec. Propellants: Solid Diameter: 1.7 m. Span: 2.5 m. Length: 3.1 m. Country: China. No Engines: 1. EPKM Status: Hardware. Comments: Perigee kick motor for putting CZ-2E payloads into geosynchronous transfer orbit. Thrust, burn time estimated. Specific impulse calculated based on motor payload/delta v performance and masses.
Back to Index
Last update 12 March 2001.
Contact Mark Wade with any corrections or comments.
Conditions for use of drawings, pictures, or other materials from this site..
© Mark Wade, 2001 .