Black Knight Flight Data

This is a table of the performance of the Black Knight motors for each flight.

Vehicle
Number
Engine
type
Chamber
Pressure /psi
Thrust (lbf)
at launch
SI at
altitude
01 201 442 15,632 -
03 201 470 16,739 -
04 201 465 16,794 -
05 201 454 16,637 -
06 201 448 16,480 -
08 201 452 16,656 -
09 201 452 16,313 -
07 201 445 16,340 -
13 201 463 16,810 -
14 201 466 16,330 -
17 201 468 16,980 -
15 201 470 16,840 -
16 301 548 19,190 248.2
18 301 543 19,200 247.6
12 201 476 16,620 -
11 201 490 16,610 -
19 301 634 21,120 251.1
20 301 633 21,525 251.1
21 301 638 21,610 251.8
23 301 637 21,470 253.1
24 301 633 21,530 253.3
25 301 621 21,210 250.6


BK02, BK10 and BK 22 were not flown.

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