Miscellaneous about space-rockets, missile-weapons and others


Eastern Europe


 United States of America


North Korea


Russian space-rocket liquid propellant engines


U.S. space-rocket liquid propellant engines


The North-Korean/Iranian Nodong-Shahab missile family


Ukrainian space-rocket liquid propellant engines


Variants of the "stage and a half" drive system (MA) of the U.S. Atlas rocket


North Korea's Unha SLV second stage engines


Energomash RD-170 rocket engine family


SpaceX Merlin-1 rocket engine evolution


North Korea is developing a new large space launch vehicle (Unha-X)


Energomash RD-120 rocket engine family


Evolution of the U.S. Centaur upper stage


The North Korean HS-10 ("Musudan") missile is based on the Soviet R-27 SLBM


Kuznetsov NK rocket engine family


Evolution of the cryogenic upper stage engine P&W RL-10


 North Korea's HS-12 ICBM


KB Isayev rocket engines


Propulsion and History of the U.S. Agena upper stage


North Korea's newest HS-14 ICBM


KB Isayev spacecraft-propulsion blocks (KTDU)


The unique Little Joe booster rockets


North Korea's ultimate HS-15 ICBM


Evolution of PO Lavochkin's space tug "Fregat"


U.S. Pershing-I and Pershing-II missiles


North Korea's questionable HS-16 ICBM


Evolution of the Semyorka second stage (Block-I)


ATK Thiokol's solid fuel motors


North Korea's canceled HS-13 ICBM


Proton-M upper stage "Breeze" (Briz)


ATK Thiokol's solid fuel STAR motors


North Korea's Pukguksong-1 solid-fuel SLBM


Evolution of operational Block-D


P&W's solid fuel motor ORBUS


North Korea's Pukguksong-2 solid-fuel GLBM


Molniya launcher, Block-L upper stage


 Some U.S. VTVL demonstrators (Armadillo/Masten & Delta-Clipper DC-X)


North Korea's Pukguksong-3 solid-fuel SLBM


Vostok launcher, Block-E upper stage


The Truax X-3 "Volksrocket"


North Korea's Pukguksong-4 solid-fuel GLBM   --------> and PS-5


BV "Volga" and relationships to other propulsion units




North Korea's Pukguksong solid-fuel GLBM-1


R-16 missile engine RD-217 and its derivative



North Korea's Pukguksong  solid-fuel GLBM-2


Soviet liquid-fuel missiles of  R & UR designation




North Korea's Pukguksong  solid-fuel GLBM-3


Important Soviet solid fuel missiles      + Ukrainian "Grom"


Chinese DF-3 missile


North Korea's Pukguksong solid-fuel MLRS


The first Soviet SAM-system V-300 (Berkut)


Chinese DF-5 missile


North Korea's indigenous developmented solid-fuel rocket motor "PS110"


SAM-system S-75 missiles (Dvina, Desna, Volkhov, 5Ya23)


China's important solid-fuel Dongfeng (DF) missiles




Soviet Ramjet projects Burya and Buran


The striking similarity of some Chinese and Pakistani solid fuel missiles






Chinese SpaB solid fuel aerospace motors


IR Iran




China's Sace Tugs


Iran's new space launch vehicle "Simorgh IRILV"


Western Europe


 History of China's YF-21/24 rocket engines


The Simorgh Saman-1 kick-stage


European space-rocket liquid propellant engines


  China's next generation of rocket engines


Iran's first space launch vehicle "Safir IRILV"


German long-range rocket A-4 and their derivations




Insights into the origin and evolution of the Iranian Safir rocket


History of post-war rockets on base German "Wasserfall"




Iran's Sejil missile


German OTRAG rocket  project




Iran's Seji-2 LRBM


Early French EOLE, Veronique and Vesta rockets


Iraqi homemade Al-Samoud SRM


Salman TVC solid-fuel rocket motor


VEGA's solid rocket motors


Iraqi homemade Al-Fat'h SRM


Iran's mysterious missile "Khorramshahr"


Italy's former SLBM "Alfa"


Iraqi BADR-2000 missile project


Iran's Imam Khomeini Space Launch Center (IKSLC)


Poland's forgotten "Meteor" sounding rocket program


U.A.R. Egypt's former missile development program


Iran's circular first launch site "Semnan"




Lebanon's forgotten "Cedar" rocket program


Iran's missile launch complex near Shahrud (ISSLC)


India & Japan




Iran's liquid fuel suborbital rocket "Kavoshgar-8"


Asian space-rocket liquid propellant engines




Iran's future human space program


India's liqid-propellant SRBM "Prithvi"




Iran's new "Soleimani" missile


India's solid-fuel missile "Agni"






India's VIKAS engines and its relationships






India's GSLV cryogenic upper stage (CUSP)




Soviet "Scud" missile family


India's VIKAS engines and its relationship




The Yemeni Burkan missile riddle


India's solid rocket motors for PSLV and GSLV




Iranian and Yemeni cruise missiles


 JAXA's SRB-A and SRB-3 solid fuel motors




 Overview of Iskander-like SRBM's






Soviet R-27 SLBM and the reuse of its steering engines by North Korea and Iran