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Name of Image: Saturn V S-IC (First) Stage
MIX #: 0100982
NIX #: 0100982 MSFC-0100982
Date of Image: 2004-04-15
Category: Saturn Apollo Program

Full Description: This cutaway illustration shows the Saturn V S-IC (first) stage with detailed callouts of the components. The S-IC Stage is 138 feet long and 33 feet in diameter, producing 7,500,000 pounds of thrust through five F-1 engines that are powered by liquid oxygen and kerosene. Four of the engines are mounted on an outer ring and gimbal for control purposes. The fifth engine is rigidly mounted in the center. When ignited, the roar produced by the five engines equals the sound of 8,000,000 hi-fi sets.
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Keywords: Saturn V, S-IC Stage
MSFC Negative Number: 0100982
Reference Number: MSFC-75-SA-4105-2C
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