YA Research Rocket Project

Rocket basics

Rocket basics

To evaluate the performance of the carrier and its solution is adopted first need to know the basic facts about its design.

Rocket guidance

How to steer a rocket

As long as the rocket is in the atmosphere, steering it isn’t very different from steering an airplane. Just as an airplane has adjustable surfaces, rudders and so forth… on its wings and tail, a rocket can be fitted with tail fins that have the same adjustable control surfaces (Fig. 1a).

Types of Rocket Steering