When: Saturday - June 9, 2018
Time: 12 PM - 5 PM
Place: Michaels Farm Airport Field
Sport Launch with flights to G-implulse. The recommended maximum altitude for this field is 1,200 ft. The launch is open to the public and all TARC teams are welcome. All NAR safety rules apply.
Next Business Meeting - Saturday, June 9th at 3PM. We will meet briefly on the field during the launch. Bring any issues or topics you wish to discuss. Decisions are made by majority rule.
The Blue Ridge Rocketeers have an FAA Waiver for HPR Rockets to 4,000 ft AGL on the Owen's Farm launch site in Leetown, WV. This is a working farm and launches are restricted to the fall, winter and early spring - typically, October - May.At the present time, HPR flights are restricted to club members with appropriate certifications. We have members certified to HPR Level-2 who are available to help you get your Level-1 High Power Certification through the NAR.. BRR members would be happy to get you through the design, construction and your certification flight. NAR Junior Certification is also available.
Do you like flying model rockets? Are you interested in mid-power and high power rocketry? Consider attending one of our meetings or launches. The Blue Ridge Rocketeers are located in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia.
Model rocketry is a safe, educational and enjoyable hobby that has been around since the 1950's
Blue Ridge Rocketeers
National Association of Rocketry
Section # 759