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HJ Javelin-2


Solid propellant rocket stage. Loaded mass 200 kg. Thrust 93.00 kN.

Status: Retired 1978.
Gross mass: 200 kg (440 lb).
Height: 2.60 m (8.50 ft).
Diameter: 0.23 m (0.75 ft).
Thrust: 93.00 kN (20,907 lbf).
Number: 72 .

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Associated Countries
Associated Engines
Associated Launch Vehicles
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Associated Manufacturers and Agencies
  • Aerojet American manufacturer of rockets, spacecraft, and rocket engines. Aerojet, Sacramento, CA, USA. More...

Associated Propellants
  • Solid Solid propellants have the fuel and oxidiser embedded in a rubbery matrix. They were developed to a high degree of perfection in the United States in the 1950's and 1960's. In Russia, development was slower, due to a lack of technical leadership in the area and rail handling problems. Solid propellants have the fuel and oxidiser embedded in a rubbery matrix. They were developed to a high degree of perfection in the United States in the 1950's and 1960's. In Russia, development was slower, due to a lack of technical leadership in the area and rail handling problems. More...

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