solid propellant


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solid propellant

n.
A rocket propellant in solid form, combining both fuel and oxidizer in the form of a compact, cohesive grain.
Translations
propergol solide
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Tenders are invited for Providing Operation and Maintenance Services in Solid Propellant Plant (SPP) at SDSC SHAR, Sriharikota for the period of 10 years.
The first and third stages are fired by solid propellant and the second and fourth stages are fired by liquid propellant.
These are designated as S200 and each carries 205 tons of composite solid propellant, which will function for 140 seconds, after which they are separated.
The company has been making hybrid rockets, which use a solid propellant and a liquid oxidiser, since 2003.
The technique uses a solid propellant, sent down the hole, which undergoes controlled deflagration shortly after shape charges perforate the horizontal section of the casing.
Founded in 1955, American Pacific primarily supplies rocket-grade ammonium perchlorate used in solid propellant rockets, booster motors and missiles that are utilised by the US Department of Defense and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
The missile has a two-stage solid propellant system.
The missile is powered by a two-stage solid propellant system.
The six previous launches involved solid propellant.
The three stage, solid propellant missile was test-fired from a mobile launcher from the launch complex-4 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at about 8:50 AM, defence sources said.
Solid Propellant Grain Design and Internal Ballistics [M].

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