Category Archives: Rocketry Education

Experience the Apollo 11 landing in a new amazing way

OK….. This site has let me experience the Apollo 11 landing in a new way. This gets a very high grade from me. Get comfortable and lets land on the moon with Apollo 11 First Men On The Moon

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Inside the Cockpit: Freedom 7

This an amazing real-time inside the cockpit view of the entire Freedom 7 flight of Alan Shepard as he becomes the first American in space. I suggest watching this in full screen! This compilation of footage is by Videographer “Space … Continue reading

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All things Sputnik – 55th anniversary

Today is the 55th anniversary of Sputnik. The first man made object to orbit the earth, Sputnik blazed the way and ushered in the Space Race. Lets take time out today to celebrate with all things Sputnik. Here are ten … Continue reading

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The Evolution of the Model Rocketry Starter Kit

Just started a new gallery page of Starter kits from the past. Click the image to Enter

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Great video of a clear acrylic hybrid rocket engine

The engine built for demonstration purpose only allows you to see the dynamics inside a hybrid rocket engine.

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Interns to launch Colorado’s largest model rocket

  UPDATE JULY 28th –   ——————————————————————– The 2012 Intern Rocket Launch at United Launch Alliance and Ball Aerospace is scheduled for July 28th in Pueblo,CO. Interns will launch a series of large rockets including one called the Future Rocket … Continue reading

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2013 TARC Rules released

From the AIA: The 2013 Team America Rocketry Challenge offers a new challenge to the student teams. Here are some of the highlights for the 2013 contest: 1.Target altitude of 750 feet 2.Duration of flight should be between 48-50 seconds … Continue reading

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