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Hwasong 5
Part of R-11 Family

North Korean mobile liquid propellant single stage tactical ballistic missile. Reverse-engineered from Russian R-17's provided by Egypt around 1980. Often referred to as 'Scud-B'. 340 km range compared to 300 km for the original R-17 design.

AKA: Scud B;Shahab 1. Status: Active. First Launch: 1984-04-01. Last Launch: 2014-02-27. Number: 7 . Payload: 1,000 kg (2,200 lb). Thrust: 90.00 kN (20,232 lbf). Gross mass: 5,860 kg (12,910 lb). Height: 11.19 m (36.71 ft). Diameter: 0.85 m (2.80 ft). Span: 1.80 m (5.90 ft). Apogee: 150 km (90 mi).

Maximum range: 340 km (210 mi).



Family: short range ballistic. Country: Korea North. Launch Sites: Gitdaeryung. Stages: Hwasong 5 stage.

1984 April 1 - . Launch Site: Gitdaeryung. LV Family: R-11. Launch Vehicle: Hwasong 5.
1984 September 1 - . Launch Site: Gitdaeryung. LV Family: R-11. Launch Vehicle: Hwasong 5.
1984 September 1 - . Launch Site: Gitdaeryung. LV Family: R-11. Launch Vehicle: Hwasong 5.
2014 February 27 - . 08:42 GMT - . Launch Site: Gitdaeryung. LV Family: R-11. Launch Vehicle: Hwasong 5.
  • Hwasong RV - . Nation: Korea North. Apogee: 80 km (49 mi). Military training.

2014 February 27 - . 08:42 GMT - . LV Family: R-11. Launch Vehicle: Hwasong 5.
  • Hwasong RV - . Nation: Korea North. Military training.

2014 February 27 - . 08:42 GMT - . LV Family: R-11. Launch Vehicle: Hwasong 5.
  • Hwasong RV - . Nation: Korea North. Military training.

2014 February 27 - . 08:42 GMT - . LV Family: R-11. Launch Vehicle: Hwasong 5.
  • Hwasong RV - . Nation: Korea North. Military training.


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