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README.md

Launch Dashboard API

An Open Source REST API of Rocket Launch telemetry

Documentation - Clients - Apps - Data Sources

Usage

curl -s https://api.launchdashboard.space/v1/launches/latest/spacex | jq
{
  "mission_id": "amos-17",
  "name": "Amos-17",
  "flight_number": 83,
  "launch_library_id": 1388,
  "raw": [
    {
      "stage": 2,
      "telemetry": [
        { "time": 0, "velocity": 0.277, "altitude": 0 },
        { "time": 0.033, "velocity": 0.555, "altitude": 0 },
        { "time": 0.067, "velocity": 0.555, "altitude": 0},
        { "time": 0.1, "velocity": 0.555, "altitude": 0 },
        { "time": 0.133, "velocity": 0.555, "altitude": 0 },
        { "time": 0.166, "velocity": 0.833, "altitude": 0 },
        { "time": 0.2, "velocity": 0.833, "altitude": 0 },
        ...
        { "time": 1918.333, "velocity": 9518.333, "altitude": 525},
        { "time": 1918.366, "velocity": 9518.333, "altitude": 525}
      ]
    }
  ],
  "analysed": [
    {
      "stage": 2,
      "telemetry": [
        { "time": 0, "velocity": 0.277, "altitude": 0, "velocity_y": -0.219, "velocity_x": 0.168, "acceleration": 10.698 "downrange_distance": 0, "angle": 90, "q": 0.046996480116054146 },
        { "time": 1, "velocity": 1.97, "altitude": 0.001, "velocity_y": 2.039, "velocity_x": -0.038, "acceleration": 11.285, "downrange_distance": 0, "angle": 90, "q": 2.3762015600538513 },
        ...
        { "time": 506, "velocity": 7424.372, "altitude": 163.85, "velocity_y": -32.707, "velocity_x": 7424.301, "acceleration": -0.016, "downrange_distance": 1585.22, "angle": -0.252, "q": 0 }
      ]
    }
  ],
  "events": [
    { "key": "maxq", "time": 66 },
    { "key": "throttle_down_start", "time": 45 },
    { "key": "throttle_down_end", "time": 91 },
    { "key": "meco", "time": 169 },
    ...
  ]
}

Contributions

See Contributing.md for contribution instructions.

Apps

The Apps and Tools that use Launch Dashboard API

App Description Creator
FlightClub.io Rocket Launch Simulation and Visualization u/TheVehicleDestroyer

Derivative Content

Content made using Launch Dashboard API

Content Description Creator
Aerodynamic Pressure animation An animation of the aerodynamic pressure(Q) during ascent on the AMOS-17 mission Jake Hannan
Mission Creation A tools that builds a flight plan that matches the webcast telemetry in the API u/TheVehicleDestroyer
Falcon Boosters' Entry Energy Comparison A diagram that compares total energy of the Falcon boosters' reentry energy Shahar603

Clients

Clients and APIs using Launch Dashboard API

Client Description Creator

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Data Sources

The Source of the data in the API

Launch Provider Tool Creator
SpaceX SpaceXtract Shahar603
RocketLab SpaceXtract Shahar603
Arianespace VideoTelemetryParser Hitura-Nobad
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