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Kartukov P-15M


Kartukov solid rocket engine. P-15M. Out of Production. Launch thrust 284 kN.

Application: P-15M.

Thrust (sl): 284.000 kN (63,845 lbf). Thrust (sl): 29,000 kgf.

Status: Out of Production.
Thrust: 284.00 kN (63,845 lbf).

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  • Kartukov Russian manufacturer of rocket engines. Kartukov Design Bureau, Russia. More...

Associated Propellants
  • Solid Solid propellants have the fuel and oxidiser embedded in a rubbery matrix. They were developed to a high degree of perfection in the United States in the 1950's and 1960's. In Russia, development was slower, due to a lack of technical leadership in the area and rail handling problems. Solid propellants have the fuel and oxidiser embedded in a rubbery matrix. They were developed to a high degree of perfection in the United States in the 1950's and 1960's. In Russia, development was slower, due to a lack of technical leadership in the area and rail handling problems. More...

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