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 rocketry is a safe, educational and enjoyable hobby that has been around since the 1950's
SPORT AND HPR LAUNCH
When: Saturday April 20, 2019
Time: 12 N - 4 PM
Place: Owens Farm, Leetown, WV
This is a sport and HPR launch with an FAA waiver for 4,000 ft AGL. Watch the website for any cancellation due to weather or field conditions.
NEXT BUSINNES MEETING
When: Saturday, April 27th
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.