VS-15

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VS-15
Function Sounding rocket
Country of origin Brazil
Size
Stages 1
Launch history
Status Cancelled in 2013
Launch sites Alcântara
First stage - L15
Engines 1
Thrust 15 kN [1]
Fuel liquid rocket

The VS-15 is a Brazilian sounding rocket. It consists of a single, liquid fuel recoverable stage, based on the new L15 engine (with 15 kN of thrust).[2][1] It would mainly qualify the L15 engine in flight. The engine development project was canceled in 2013.[3]

Characteristics[edit]

  • Thrust = 15kN
  • ISP = 321s

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