Tuesday September 26, 2006
[09/03/2006] New Rocketry.Org Products Available!
New Rocketry.Org merchandise and swag is now available. T-shirts available in both mens and womens, and in white and black. Visit our online store to get yours today!
[12/18/2003] Paul Allen Revealed as SpaceShipOne Investor
As SpaceShipOne shot through the sound barrier December 17 it was also confirmed that investor Paul Allen is the sponsor behind the project.
[12/03/2003] October Science announces development of new
black-powder-free rocket recovery ejection system
GREEN BAY, Wis. - October Science Educational Industries, LLC., creators of the first-ever do-it-yourself motor kit for small-scale amateur rocketry, has developed a new system to eject recovery systems without the use of black powder.
[03/02/2003] HOW to DESIGN, BUILD and TEST SMALL LIQUID-FUEL ROCKET ENGINES
Just finished converting Leroy J. Krzycki's book "HOW to DESIGN, BUILD and TEST SMALL LIQUID-FUEL ROCKET ENGINES" to Adobe PDF format. The book, originally published in 1967 and 1971, has been out of print for a long time now. Click the following link to download it now.
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Here's a couple of movies of an RRS rocket
launched from the Black Rock Desert a few years ago. The "dart", which sat atop the 13'
tall solid booster, reached an altitude of over 50 miles. The onboard camera footage actually
shows the blue haze of the atmosphere and the curvature of the Earth at apogee! View or
download the AVI's:
View from onboard camera [4.8M]
Footage of launch from the ground [1.0M]
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