Stratomaran SSTO
by Exothermos
uploaded 2017-06-13
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SPH
stock spaceplane
#SSTO #heavylift

Stratomaran SSTO

A Stratolaunch-style SSTO. Because why launch from the air when you can do it in space?

Craft by Exothermos
Built for version 1.3

Heavy Lift SSTO

1) Turbo Ramjets
2) RAIPIERs
3) Switch Mode
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5) Re-entry Airbrakes

Climb at less than 10 degrees AoA, accelerating to 1400 m/s at 20 kilometers. Gently pull up into a 20 degree climb and switch to closed cycle rockets. Accelerate until 70km apoapsis is reached. Circularize at apoapsis. CRITICAL Re-enter at 45-55 degrees Angle of Attack with all airbrakes deployed. Initial re-entry periapsis should be 45 to 50 kilometers. Maintain high AoA until heating disapates. Close all airbrakes and transition down to normal flight.

A stock aircraft called Stratomaran SSTO. Built with 204 of the finest parts, its root part is Mk1FuselageStructural.

Built in the SPH in KSP version 1.3.0.

Details

  • Type: SPH
  • Class: spaceplane
  • Part Count: 204
  • Pure Stock

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