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SSBS



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SSBS S3
French medium-range ballistic missile.

Success Rate: 100.00%. Launch data is: complete.

Status: Retired 1993.
Gross mass: 25,000 kg (55,000 lb).
Height: 15.10 m (49.50 ft).
Diameter: 1.50 m (4.90 ft).
Thrust: 440.00 kN (98,910 lbf).
Apogee: 500 km (310 mi).
First Launch: 1965.10.23.
Last Launch: 1993.11.03.
Number: 53 .

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Associated Countries
See also
  • missile Guided self-propelled military weapon (as opposed to rocket, an unguided self-propelled weapon). More...

Associated Manufacturers and Agencies
  • SEREB French manufacturer of rocket engines and rockets. SEREB, France. More...

Bibliography
  • McDowell, Jonathan, Jonathan's Space Home Page (launch records), Harvard University, 1997-present. Web Address when accessed: here.

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