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2014 TARC Results

Congratulations to the many TARC teams that competed in this years contest. The team from Creekview High School in Canton GA won the 12th annual competition this past weekend.   place Score Team Number Team Name City State First Place … Continue reading

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OpenRocket 13.11 released

There is a new OpenRocket release over at openrocket.sourceforge.net Here are the changes: 1)  Flight configurations have been streamlined.  Instead of using a dialog, it is now a tab on the the main frame. 2) Motor filtering has been enhanced 3) … Continue reading

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OpenRocket 13.09 released

From Sampo Niskanen: “Hi, OpenRocket version 13.09 has been released.  Most of the work in this release has been behind-the-scenes.  Visible updates include numerous bug fixes, updated 3D JOGL libraries, and separated simulation edit and plot dialogs. You can download … Continue reading

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New Semroc Kits for NARAM-55

  From Semroc: “We have just released five new kits just before NARAM-55. The two “War in Space” kits from Centuri are done. The Satellite Killer™ and the Red-Eye™ were the only known entries, but we have some more wraps to extend the series. … Continue reading

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Teams successful Carmack Prize attempt

UPDATE 2: Prize is confirmed. Photo from “Winning the Carmack Prize”. Team site here. UPDATE: Even though all requirements are met according to the rules the final word will have to come from John Carmack Team of rocketeers have now … Continue reading

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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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Students from Madison Wis. win 2012 TARC

Press Release AIA: “Students from Madison West High School in Madison, Wis. placed first at the 10th annual Team America Rocketry Challenge finals Saturday, besting 99 teams from across the country to earn the title of national champion in a … Continue reading

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