Predict A Rockets Altitude

On this page, you'll find links to sites that have information about predicting the altitude of a model rocket.

Altitude Prediction (Information Links)

RockSim A altitude prediction program from Apogee Components. Considered one of the easiest to use, and yet one of the most advanced rocketry programs available. Centuri "TIR-100" Altitude prediction charts. File size is pretty huge, but it will give you some idea of what programs like RockSim accomplish.
(high school level)

How to Track Your Rocket's Altitude? Click Here

For articles on this subject check out the Peak of Flight index. This is a list, by topic, of all of the great articles the Peak of Flight put out over the years.

Check the Links below using the Wayback Machine!
Wayback Machine If you find any dead links, don't give up. Try using the Wayback Machine! It will allow you to read the text of old web sites that may not be active any longer.

To use the WayBack Machine, you may need to cut and past the URL into the web site. Please be patient, as the Wayback Machine can be slow...

If you find more links that are needing to be moved here, please let us know!

Submit a teaching idea or a link

Return to Apogee's Model Rocket Educational Guide (homepage)

Talk to a Real Person!

Michelle at your service!

Phone: 719-535-9335

Fax: 719-534-9050

Email: Contact Form

Online Tech Support:
Coming Soon!

Hours of Operation:
9:00am - 5.00pm, M-F
Mountain Time Zone

QuickStart Guides:

I'm new to Model Rocketry!I'm new to Model Rocketry!
How rockets work and what should you fly.
I'm on or mentoring a TARC TeamI'm on or mentoring a TARC Team
Team America Rocketry Challenge deals and supplies.
I need info on Rocket Motors.I need info on Rocket Motors.
Differences in motor types and brands.
I want to fly bigger rockets!I want to fly bigger rockets!
Setting up to fly rockets on E, F or G motors.
I'm looking to get High Power Certified.I'm looking to get High Power Certified.
Find out the process and our recommended kits.
I want to get into Dual Deployment.I want to get into Dual Deployment.
See what it is, how it works and what you need.
I want more info on RockSim Software!I want more info on RockSim Software!
Trial version and tutorials for our simulation software.
I'm a student or educator!I'm a student or educator!
Teaching resources.


Pleasure to Work With

Even though I recently found your company, I am already very impressed. You have shipped both of my orders very quickly. I have also enjoyed the...
Read More

GREAT experience

Hi! I have been around model and amateur rocketry for 40 years. For those who know, I grew up with Gary Rosenfield in So Cal, and have had contacts...
Read More

Fast Service

A few weeks back I ordered the mercury Redstone directly from Dr. Zooch, and it took forever, almost a month to get the kit. I then ordered the Space...
Read More