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astronautix.com Nova Solid 6


Gross Mass: 1,224,000 kg. Empty Mass: 153,000 kg. Thrust (vac): 2,857,000 kgf. Isp: 263 sec. Burn time: 97 sec. Propellants: Solid Isp(sl): 238 sec. Diameter: 5.2 m. Span: 5.2 m. Length: 45.7 m. Country: USA. No Engines: 1. 200 inch solid, segment x 6 Status: Study, NASA, 1960. Comments: 5 used as first stage of solid Nova design. Masses estimated based on total vehicle thrust, performance, and stage volumes. .
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