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THAAD-1


Solid propellant rocket stage. Loaded mass 600 kg.

Status: Active.
Gross mass: 600 kg (1,320 lb).
Height: 3.80 m (12.40 ft).
Diameter: 0.34 m (1.11 ft).

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Associated Countries
Associated Engines
Associated Launch Vehicles
  • THAAD American anti-ballistic missile. Theatre High-Altitude Air Defence. SDIO/BMDO project. Single stage vehicle. 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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