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liquid propellant

[′lik·wəd prə′pel·ənt]
(materials)
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The Shuttle ET must also withstand high concentrated loads from the two solid boosters, from the main propulsion system of the orbiter and the hydrostatic pressure from the large mass of liquid propellant during the boost.
Iran said the use of liquid propellant meant the rocket accelerated less quickly than with solid propellant and was safer for the monkey.
It is the first time that Iran used liquid propellant working carrier for sending living creatures to space.
The two-stage missile, the first one being solid and the second one ramjet liquid propellant, has already been inducted into the Army and Navy, and the Air Force version is in final stage of trial, defence sources were quoted, as saying.
Liquid propellant rockets offer high performance, although they are very complex and the flow rates and delivery pressures of the fuel and oxidiser must be controlled precisely to maintain the correct mixture ratio.
The cryogenic stage in the rocket is much more efficient and provides more thrust for every kilogram of propellant it burns compared to solid and liquid propellant stages.
Abstract: The first Romanian (after Oberth) liquid propellant rocket engine MRE-1B was developed during the ADDA program at the University "Politehnica" of Bucharest.
He covers the merits of liquid propellant rocket engines and their applications, technology trends and historical changes, technology and hardware, they early years from 1903 to the 1940s when such as Tsiolkowsky, Goddard and Obert dominated, worldwide organizations from 1932 to 2003, liquid propellant rocket engines in the US, the former USSR, and the current Russia and Ukraine programs, and extended reviews of programs in Germany, France, Japan, the UK, the People's Republic of China and India.
The Al-Rafah /Shahiyat Liquid Propellant Engine Static test stand.
Unlike the first rocket which was solid-fueled, the Pishgam II rocket will use liquid propellant, Fazeli said.