Cover: Development and Usage of the ROCKET Trajectory Program

Development and Usage of the ROCKET Trajectory Program

Published 1965

by Barry W. Boehm

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A discussion of ROCKET, a digital computer program written in FORTRAN to simulate trajectories of aerospace vehicles. ROCKET's advantages are ease of use, versatility, and flexibility. Its major capabilities include tracing the trajectory of a vehicle as a function of time, providing detailed information on the vehicle's performance during flight, and investigating a number of variations of a given trajectory in a single run.

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