This shows the base of the 1:25 scale model of the Energiya-Buran model on the opposite side of the Buran orbiter. The main Energiya core has four hydrogen/oxygen engines, while each of the four strap-on liquid boosters has a single kerosene/oxygen engine with four exhaust nozzles.

Location: USAF Museum
Date: July 1993 (?)
Photo by: Karl D. Dodenhoff

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