Minotaur V is part of the Minotaur family of rockets by Northrop Grumman, specifically tailored for lunar missions as demonstrated with the launch of LADEE in 2013.
Any other rocket
Maximum Lift Capacity to various orbits. LEO stands for Low Earth Orbit and GTO stands for Geostationary Transfer Orbit.
Payload fairing is the nose cone used to protect payload against the impact of heat & pressure during launch.
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