Blue Ridge Rocketeers
National Association of Rocketry Section # 759
When: Sunday, October 9, 2016
Time: CANCELLED - high winds
Place: Michaels Farm Airport Field
Sport launch with motors to G-impulse. We will have a spot landing contest - winner gets Estes Kit. Last Contest flight at 3PM.
When: Saturday, Oct 29, 2016
Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Place: Foster's Grill
The Plains, VA
We will have our monthly meeting over dinner while attending NOVAAR's Night Launch at Great Meadow, VA. The launch is from 2 -8:30 PM. You must fly during the day to fly after dark.
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
The Blue Ridge Rocketeers have an FAA Waiver for HPR Rockets to 4,500 ft AGL on the Owen's Farm launch site in Leetown, WV. At the present time, HPR flights are restricted to club members and invited guests 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.