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KSLV-2

KSLV-2 [KARI]

The KSLV-2 is planned South Korean orbital rocket. Contrary to the it is completely indigenious developped at KARI.

Stage 1 of KSLV is 3.3 m in diameter and features four Kerosene and LOX fueled KARI-75 engines. Stage two is 2.6 m in diameter, uses the same fuel and oxidizer and is powered by single KARI-75 engine. Stage three is also 2.6 m in diameter and is powered by a KARI-7 engine.

The KSLV-2 is capable to put 1500 kg into a 700 km sun-syncronous orbit.

Component tests will be performed on the KSLV-2-TLV test launch in October 2018. The maiden flight of the complete KSLV-2 is planned for early 2021 from Naro.

Version Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 4
KSLV-2 Stage 1 / 4 × KARI-75 Stage 2 / KARI-75 Stage 3 / KARI-7
Performance (kg) LEO LPEO SSO GTO GEO MolO IP
KSLV-2 1500
Nr  TypeNr     Vehicle  Serial   Date        LS       Suc   Payload     

none


Planned:

 1     1       KSLV-2            xx.xx.2021  Na             ?
 
 
Launch sites:

Na  = Naro Space Center, Goheung County, South Jeolla, South Korea South Korea