Saturn V

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Saturn V
Apollo 10 launch.jpg
The launch o Apollo 10 on Saturn V AS-505, 18 Mey 1969
Function
Manufacturer
Kintra o origin Unitit States
Cost per launch (2019) $185 million in 1969–1971 dollars[1] ($1.16 billion in 2016 vailyie), o that $110 million wis for vehicle.[2]
Size
Hicht 363.0 ft (110.6 m)
Diameter 33.0 ft (10.1 m)
Mass 6,540,000 lb (2,970,000 kg)[3]
Stages 3
Capacity
Peylaid tae LEO (90 nmi (170 km), 30° inclination)310,000 lb (140,000 kg)[4][5][note 1]
Peylaid tae TLI107,100 lb (48,600 kg)[3]
Associated rockets
Faimily Saturn
Derivatives Saturn INT-21
Comparable
Launch history
Status Reteert
Launch steids LC-39, Kennedy Space Center
Total launches 13
Successes 12
Failurs 0
Pairtial failurs 1 (Apollo 6)
First flicht 9 November 1967 (AS-501[note 2] Apollo 4)
Last flicht 14 Mey 1973 (AS-513 Skylab 1)
First stage – S-IC
Lenth138.0 ft (42.1 m)
Diameter33.0 ft (10.1 m)
Emptie mass287,000 lb (130,000 kg)
Gross mass5,040,000 lb (2,290,000 kg)
Ingines5 Rocketdyne F-1
Thrust7,891,000 lbf (35,100 kN) sea level
Speceefic impulse263 seconds (2.58 km/s) sea level
Burn time168 seiconts
FuelRP-1/LOX
Seicont stage – S-II
Lenth81.5 ft (24.8 m)
Diameter33.0 ft (10.1 m)
Emptie mass88,400 lb (40,100 kg)[note 3]
Gross mass1,093,900 lb (496,200 kg)[note 3]
Ingines5 Rocketdyne J-2
Thrust1,155,800 lbf (5,141 kN) vacuum
Speceefic impulse421 seconds (4.13 km/s) vacuum
Burn time360 seconds
FuelLH2/LOX
Third stage – S-IVB
Lenth61.6 ft (18.8 m)
Diameter21.7 ft (6.6 m)
Emptie mass29,700 lb (13,500 kg)[3][note 4]
Gross mass271,000 lb (123,000 kg)[note 4]
Ingines1 Rocketdyne J-2
Thrust225,000 lbf (1,000 kN) vacuum
Speceefic impulse421 seconds (4.13 km/s) vacuum
Burn time165 + 335 seiconts (2 burns)
FuelLH2/LOX

The Saturn V (pronoonced "Saturn five") wis an American human-ratit expendable racket uised bi NASA atween 1967 an 1973.[6]

Notes[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Includes mass o Apollo Command/Service Modules, Apollo Lunar Module, Spacecraft/LM Adapter, Saturn V Instrument Unit, S-IVB stage, andpropellant for translunar injection
  2. Serial numbers war ineetially assigned bi the Marshall Space Flight Center in the format "SA-5xx" (for Saturn-Apollo). Bi the time the rackets achieved flicht, the Manned Spacecraft Center stairtit uisin the format "AS-5xx" (for Apollo-Saturn).
  3. 3.0 3.1 Includes S-II/S-IVB interstage
  4. 4.0 4.1 Includes Instrument Unit

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