A substance used as rocket fuel without an additional oxidizing agent.
- ‘Jetpacks use hydrogen peroxide monopropellant, normally 70% to 85% concentration, with silver-mesh catalyst to decompose the peroxide.’
- ‘Armadillo's rocket concept makes use of a hydrogen peroxide monopropellant.’
- ‘The Mk48 / ADCAP torpedoes carried by these boats contain a monopropellant called Otto fuel.’
Using a monopropellant.
- ‘Those failures have led them to abandon the ‘mixed monopropellant’ hydrogen peroxide system in favor a more conventional methanol-liquid oxygen bipropellant setup.’
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