## Calculation of rocket vertical-flight performance |

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acceleration is constant acceleration-time curve aerodynamic drag AEROSPACE air density altitude loss associated with firing Average propellant burning average thrust burnout CALCULATION OF ROCKET choosing motors coasting flight drag coefficient drag force equation 15 equation 22c Evvard feet per second final mass flight altitude force due force in weight ft/sec From equation gravity loss Hence included in equation increase associated increase during firing incremental altitude increase instantaneous thrust launch weight lb-sec loss during powered mass of rocket model rocket motors motor characteristics motor thrust multiplied n stage negative areas peak altitude pound per second powered flight propellant burning rate propellant flow rate propellant weight ROCKET VEHICLES ROCKET VERTICAL-FLIGHT PERFORMANCE second per second second stage single-stage rocket specific impulse stage firing stage velocity th third thrust and mass thrust duration total impulse total velocity velocity increase velocity is zero velocity loss velocity means velocity-time curve VERTICAL-FLIGHT PERFORMANCE John weight units