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Magnetically levitated rocket-powered sled

The U.S. Air Force just broke the land speed record for a magnetically levitated vehicle. The rocket propelled sled zipped down the 2,100 foot track at 633 miles per hour. The feat was accomplished at Holloman AFB by the 846th Test … Continue reading

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A.S.P. and paper model

The A.S.P. (Atmospheric Sounding Rocket) was developed to sample the mushroom clouds of nuclear blast.The rocket was launched from a monorail rocket launcher. An interesting feature of the rocket was it’s low aspect fins. It was first launched in December … Continue reading

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Barge Landing GIF

I have created a GIF of the OCISLY Barge landing photos.

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Deep Space Industries

If you watched the ScyFy channels “The Expanse” or read “Leviathan Wakes” you can probably relate to the upcoming technologies that will one day lead to mining colonies. Although that seems far into the future there are already companies that … Continue reading

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TARC 2016 Top 101

TARC 2016 Top 101 finalist were announced on Friday. Congratulations to all of the teams that qualified. Full list can be accessed here

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Landed it

Great launch and great landing.

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CRS-8 Launch Info

Targeted Launch Time: Friday, April 8 at 4:43pm ET (Fri, Apr 8 2016 4:43 PM EDT — Fri, Apr 8 2016 5:00 PM EDT) About CRS-8 “SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket will launch the Dragon spacecraft to low Earth orbit to … Continue reading

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