Propulsion Thor  & Thor-Agena



Booster

Version

Engines

Thrust s.l.

Isp s.l.

Thrust vac

Isp vac

Propellant

Burn time

Flow rate

Total Imp

kN

N*s/kg

kN

N*s/kg

tons

s

t/s

MN*s

 TAT

Castor I  (TX-33)

149.1

1658

217.6

2420

3.327

37

0.0899

8.05

 Thorad

Castor II (TX-354)

157.7

1701

229.2

2472

3.728

40.2

0.0927

9.22

MB-3-I
Thor Able, Thor-Delta, Thor-Agena

Stage

Engines

Thrust s.l.

Isp s.l.

Thrust vac

Isp vac

Propellant

Burn time

Flow rate

Total Imp

kN N*s/kg kN N*s/kg tons s t/s MN*s
1

LR-79-NA-9

667.2 2456 756.2 2784 45.40 164.4 0.2717 126.2

+ LR-101 (2)

8.9 1952 11.1 2442     0.0046

 

MB-3-II
Thor AbleStar, Thor Agena

Stage

Engines

Thrust s.l.

Isp s.l.

Thrust vac

Isp vac

Propellant

Burn time

Flow rate

Total Imp

kN N*s/kg kN N*s/kg tons s t/s MN*s
1

LR-79-NA-11

734.0 2456 831.8 2784 46.64 153.8 0.2988 129.6

+ LR-101 (2)

8.9 1952 11.1 2442     0.0046

 

MB-3-III
TAT Agena

Stage

Engines

Thrust s.l.

Isp s.l.

Thrust vac

Isp vac

Propellant

Burn time

Flow rate

Total Imp

kN N*s/kg kN N*s/kg tons s t/s MN*s
1

LR-79-NA-13

756.2 2456 858.5 2784 46.64 149.3 0.3080 129.8

+ LR-101(2)

8.9 1952 11.1 2442     0.0046

 

Thorad Agena

Stage

Engines

Thrust s.l.

Isp s.l.

Thrust vac

Isp vac

Propellant

Burn time

Flow rate

Total Imp

kN N*s/kg kN N*s/kg tons s t/s MN*s

1

LR-79-NA-13

756.2 2456 858.5 2784 67.81 217 0.3080 188.7

+ LR-101 (2)

8.9 1952 11.1 2442     0.0046

 

 


Bell 8048


Bell 8081


Bell 8096

 
     AJ-10-xx (?)                                        AJ-10-142

Able I & II

Stage

Engines

Thrust s.l.

Isp s.l.

Thrust vac

Isp vac

Propellant

Burn time

Flow rate

Total Imp

kN N*s/kg kN N*s/kg tons s t/s MN*s
 2

AJ-10-42

    33.0 2618 1.575 125 0.0126 4.12
 2

AJ-10-101A

    33.4 2648 1.575 125 0.0126 4.17

Delta

Stage

Engines

Thrust s.l.

Isp s.l.

Thrust vac

Isp vac

Propellant

Burn time

Flow rate

Total Imp

kN N*s/kg kN N*s/kg tons s t/s MN*s
 2

AJ-10-142

    33.4 2648 1.575 125 0.0126 4.17

Able Star

Stage

Engines

Thrust s.l.

Isp s.l.

Thrust vac

Isp vac

Propellant

Burn time

Flow rate

Total Imp

kN N*s/kg kN N*s/kg tons s t/s MN*s
 2

AJ-10-104 (D)

    35.2 2726 4.862 377 0.0129 13.25

Agena

Stage

Engines

Thrust s.l.

Isp s.l.

Thrust vac

Isp vac

Propellant

Burn time

Flow rate

Total Imp

kN

N*s/kg

kN

N*s/kg

tons

s

t/s

MN*s

 A

Bell 8048

 

 

68.9

2707

3.055

120

0.0255

8.3

 B

Bell 8081

    70.7 2775 6.112 240 0.0255 17.0
 B, D

Bell 8096

    71.2 2854 6.112 245 0.0249 17.4