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D-1


Russian tactical ballistic missile. Korolev design for a 'long range' rocket prior to orders to copy the V-2. The 1000 kg rocket would have a range of 32 km. Wingspan 1.0 m; 370 kg propellants; minimum range 12..8 km; maximum velocity 854 m/s; maximum altitude 12.5 km.

to a: 32 km range. Standard warhead: 500 kg (1,100 lb). Maximum range: 32 km (19 mi).

Status: Design 1944.
Gross mass: 1,000 kg (2,200 lb).
Payload: 500 kg (1,100 lb).
Height: 4.24 m (13.91 ft).
Diameter: 0.48 m (1.58 ft).

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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
  • Korolev Russian manufacturer of rockets, spacecraft, and rocket engines. Korolev Design Bureau, Kaliningrad, Russia. More...

Bibliography
  • Vetrov, G S, S. P. Korolev i evo delo, Nauka, Moscow, 1998.

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