Blue Ridge Rocketeers
National Association of Rocketry
Section # 759
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 ROCKET & SPORT LAUNCH
When: SUNDAY July 7, 2019
Time: 1 PM - 5 PM
Place: Michaels Farm Airport Field, Gengary, WV. Model rocket flights to G-impulse. Chute release recommended on flights over 800 ft. Contest 'Spot Landing" competition with Estes kit for the closest landing to the flag.
Model rocketry is a safe, educational and enjoyable hobby that has been around since the 1950's
The Eagle Has Landed - Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Celebration
When: Saturday, July 20, 2019
Time: 1PM - 5PM
Place: Civil Air Patrol Squadron,Eastern WV Regional Airport, 243 Aviation Way, Martinsburg, WV 25405.
Come celebrate the Landing of the Eagle on the Moon 50 yrs ago. Spot Landing Contest for children under 18. Prizes! Fun!
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.