Encyclopedia Astronautica

Swiss manufacturer of rocket engines and rockets. Oerlikon, Switzerland.

AKA: Oerlikon-Contraves; Oerlikon Aerospace Inc..

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Associated Launch Vehicles
  • Micon Swiss surface-to-air missile. The dual-thrust (45 kN then 22 kN) solid propellant motor providing a total impulse of 900 kN-sec. More...
  • Micon Zenit Swiss sounding rocket. Sounding rocket using the motor developed for the Micon surface-to-air missile. The Cuckoo was used as a booster on the final two tests. More...

Associated Stages
  • Zenit C-1 Solid rocket stage. 45.00 kN (10,116 lbf) thrust. Mass 600 kg (1,323 lb). More...

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