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
SPORT AND HPR LAUNCH
When: Saturday May 25, 2019
Time: 12N - 5PM
Place: Owens Farm, Kearneysville, WV on Leetown Road. Sport and HPR launch with FAA authorization to 4,000 ft AGL. No sparky motors. Chute release or dual deployment recommended on flights greater than 2,000 ft.
When: Saturday, June 29, 2019
Time: 6 PM - 8:30 PM
Place: Civil Air Patrol Squadron,Eastern WV Regional Airport, 243 Aviation Way, Martinsburg, WV 25405.
Topics: HPR Certs, Apollo 11 Anniversary Event Schedule, Loco Joe's Hobby Shop static model set-up, and Build Session.
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.