Reply to post: "(Saturn V or Atlas V?) The Block 2 SLS is targeting a 120,000kg payload."

NASA lights humongous rocket that goes nowhere ... until 2019

John Smith 19 Gold badge
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"(Saturn V or Atlas V?) The Block 2 SLS is targeting a 120,000kg payload."

Indeed. That's the Saturn V.

Atlas II (as the repurposed ICBM was called) was much smaller, and still used the pressure stabilized steel tanks developed by Karel Bosart.

Nothing will get within sniffing range of the Saturn V until FH actually flies, hopefully later this year.

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