GCAT: General Catalog of Artificial Space Objects

Jonathan C. McDowell

Stages

GCAT Release $ver (2020 Sep 25) | Data Update 2020 Nov 26

Stages

The Stages file gives basic information for all of the stages making up the launch vehicles in the LV file. The reader is again cautioned about the approximate nature of the numerical values in this file.


The file contains for each stage:


The main engine name has been made up (e.g. RD R-29 (1) for the first stage of the R-29) for cases where no name for the engine is available.