Space Transportation Systems N-II Launch Vehicle

Operation Finished

About N-II Launch Vehicle

N-II rocket is three-stage launch vehicles employing the U.S "Thor-Delta Rockets" technology and used for launching experiments, communications, broadcasting, meteorological and earth observation satellites. N-II was utilized in a total of 8 launches from 1981 to 1987.

Principal specifications

Overall length 35.36m
Diameter 2.44m
Total weight 135.2t (payload not included)
Guidance system Inertial guidance system

Launch Records