Vulture supertanker K82
by gilflo
uploaded 2016-12-09
(updated 2016-12-09)
mod ship


  • Type: SPH
  • Class: ship
  • Part Count: 115
  • Mods: 14


  • B9 Procedural Wings Modified
  • Fuel Tanks Plus
  • KW Rocketry
  • Kerbal Attachment System
  • Lithobrake Exploration Technologies
  • Mark IV Spaceplane System
  • MechJeb 2
  • Modular Rocket Systems
  • Orbit Portal Technology [OPT] Spaceplane Parts
  • QuizTech Aero Pack
  • SpaceY Heavy Lifters
  • Squad (stock)
  • TweakScale - Rescale Everything!
  • TweakableEverything


Mark IV B9 SSTO tanker - Vulture Cockpit - B9 aerospace wings - LiquidFuel only Engines - 82000L of Liquid Fuel -can be fitted for Liquidfuel and Oxy -.630T on take off. 2 Starwaster J61 Ramjet engines and 2 Quad nuke MRS engines - 80 % fuel left on 110kms Kerbin orbit with 7400DV. - 2 Fuel connectors - Senior docking port - Vulture docking port - 2 Repackable chutes for rough landings on any ground surface.Cockpit and wings Vernors for Cobra Re-entry - SpaceY thrusters for docking. - Dry COM and Fuelled COM very near.- Tested in all flgiht enveloppe with CorrectCOL mod - VS landing at full weight must be less than 3m/s

A mod aircraft called Vulture supertanker K82. Built with 115 of the finest parts, its root part is mk4cockpit-2.

Built in the SPH in KSP version 1.2.1.

Climb profile
Take off 120m/s
Accelerate to 180, then 40° pitch to 10 kms
At 10 kms reduce pitch to 18° then 10°,
Final VS not over 180m/s
Mach 5.0 around 20-22kms
Light on nuke around 22-24kms
Switch off J61 around 38kms and continue on prograde

High AOA or Cobra position with help of RCS Vernors (On-OFF = 9) from 65kms to 30-35kms
Switch off Spacey RCS thruster by hiting 8

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