R-29 Vysota

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R-29 Vysota/RSM-40
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Place of originSoviet Union/Russia
Service history
In service1974–present
Used by Russian Navy
Production history
DesignerMakeyev Rocket Design Bureau
Mass32,800 kg (72,300 lb)
Length13.2 m (43 ft)

Propellantliquid [1]

R-29 Vysota Р-29 Высота (height, altitude) is a family of Soviet submarine-launched ballistic missiles, designed by Makeyev Rocket Design Bureau. All variants use astro-inertial guidance systems. [2]





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Former operators

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