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SINGLE-STAGE-TO-ORBIT/AIR LAUNCH [1 record]

Record 1 2007-02-13

English

Subject field(s)
  • Missiles and Rockets
CONT

The SSTO-AL(air-launched)-RRL. Principle: A carrier aircraft takes the SSTO-RRL to a certain altitude and speed, thereby reducing the remaining DV required to reach orbit. The Interim HOTOL carried on-top of an Antonov-225 aircraft is one such example ...

French

Domaine(s)
  • Missiles et roquettes

Spanish

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