Russian submarine-launched ballistic missile. First flight 1967. Correct NATO code may be Serb; Sawfly was competitor. Development completed 1968.
Success Rate: 100.00%. Launch data is: incomplete. Standard warhead: 1,000 kg (2,200 lb). Maximum range: 2,000 km (1,200 mi). Number Standard Warheads: 1. Warhead yield: 1,000 KT. CEP: 1.61 km (1.00 mi). Boost Propulsion: Storable liquid rocket. Initial Operational Capability: 1968.
AKA: RSM-25; R-27; SS-N-6 Mod 1; 4K10; Serb; D-5.
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Status: Retired 1993.
Gross mass: 14,394 kg (31,733 lb).
Payload: 1,000 kg (2,200 lb).
Height: 9.00 m (29.50 ft).
Diameter: 1.50 m (4.90 ft).
Span: 1.50 m (4.90 ft).
First Launch: 1965.01.01.
Last Launch: 1993.12.01.
Number: 19 .
4D10 Isayev N2O4/UDMH rocket engine. 255 kN. R-27 / RSM-25 (SS-N-6). Out of Production. First engine system to be submerged in propellant tank. One main engine chamber plus unknown number (probably 4) of steering thrusters. Thrust 226 + 29 kN. More...
R-27 First flight 1967. Correct NATO code may be Serb; Sawfly was competitor. Development completed 1968. More...
missile Guided self-propelled military weapon (as opposed to rocket, an unguided self-propelled weapon). More...
Associated Manufacturers and Agencies
Makeyev Russian manufacturer of rockets, spacecraft, and rocket engines. Makeyev Design Bureau, Kolomna, Russia. More...
McDowell, Jonathan, Jonathan's Space Home Page (launch records), Harvard University, 1997-present. Web Address when accessed: here.
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