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  1. I want to find experimental data from real launches, with some description of a rocket like full mass, fuel mass, thrust and so on. Just trying to model it.

  2. Where to read about precise methods of calculating air resistance for rockets.

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There's a site for that Space.SE :) –  Deer Hunter Sep 13 '13 at 20:14
Re:2) Air resistance calculation for rockets is the same as for any other aerospace objects. Basic formulae, CFD and wind tunnel tests. –  Deer Hunter Sep 13 '13 at 20:16

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