Bor Shuttle
by Mesklin
uploaded 2015-12-10
192 downloads /
7
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VAB
stock spaceplane

Description

Cheap and simple space shuttle for transport crew to Kerbin orbit and back, rescue operations and touristic flights

Ascend: Full thrust and do NOT on SAS, after takeoff wait until pith arrive 75⁰, then on SAS and switch to prograde mode. After this point do not touch control, only drop empty buster and engage shuttle engine

Descend: Before enter atmosphere on breaks and press 1. After touching atmosphere set pith to 20⁰ and do not touch control until speed drop to ~1000 m/s. Craft is not very good glider, but good enough after some trainings. When gliding maintain pith in range -15⁰…-20⁰. You should start to eliminating vertical speed very close to surface - 20-30 m. Can land on water without damages.

A stock rocket called Bor Shuttle. Built with 36 of the finest parts, its root part is mk2CrewCabin.

Built in the VAB in KSP version 1.0.5.

Details

  • Type: VAB
  • Class: spaceplane
  • Part Count: 36
  • Pure Stock

  • Crew: 0…4
  • Start mass: 33t
  • Cost: only 21 997$
  • dV on orbit: 600+ m/s

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