What is DV?

DV means the change in speed, it is equal to the difference between the final speed and the initial speed in the desired range. To calculate rocket range; It enables analyses such as rocket acceleration, momentum, and fuel consumption. It is related to the specific thrust of the engine. It gives the value required for a rocket to enter orbit, maneuver, escape the atmosphere, or travel between two planets.

Delta V Map for Solar System
Solar System Delta V Map Image

References & Further Reading

  1. DUTlab, DUTlab VENÜS Project, 2021
  2. Solar system delta v map image | Cmglee, Wikipedia, Solar system delta v map, 18.04.2024.


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