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Origin: Inter Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM)

The Shtil launcher

The Shtil'-1 launch vehicle is a converted R-29RM (RSM-54) 3-stage liquid propellant submarine-launched ballistic missile made by the Makeyev design bureau. 3-stage

It is the first launch from a submarine that took place from the Barents Sea off the coast of the Kol'skiy Peninsula, at approximately 35.3 deg E 69.3 deg N.

A second version is planned with a larger fairing.

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Shtil launches

# Launch id Payload Launch date Site Version Status (orbit in perigee x apogee x inc. x period)
1 98042 A: Tubsat N
B: Tubsat N1
7 Jun 1998 at 3:15 UT  
2 06019 Kompas 2 26 May 2006 at 18:50 UT  
Notes: Launches from the Barent Sea. The vessel used is E for Ekaterinburg, N for Novomoskovsk

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