[FPSPACE] Questions on Baby Sergeant/Explorer/Juno I/Jupiter C
gunter.krebs at skyrocket.de
Thu Jan 31 02:05:18 EST 2008
2008/1/31, Erik Tronstad <erik.tronstad at nilf.no>:
> Three questions:
> 1. Are these "structures with a hemispherical top" the Baby Sergeant
> rocket engines of the second stage?
> 2. Are the three Baby Sergeant engines of the third stage right below
> the reentry capsule, surrounded by the 11 engines in the second stage?
> 3. When the second and third stages separate, does the third stage
> simply slide out from the middle of the second stage?
> Erik Tronstad
All three questions: Yes
http://www2.jpl.nasa.gov/technology/images_videos/iv_pages/P1592a.html for a
side view of the upper stage cluster
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