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
Monthly Business - Meetings are now held at 3PM during monthly sport launches or as otherwise announced.
National Sport Launch - May 26-28, 2018, Geneseo, New York
When: Saturday - February 17, 2018
Time: 12PM - 5PM (or dusk)
Place: Owens Farm
HPR and sport launch with authorization to 4,000 ft AGL. Look for the traffic cone at 10500 Leetown Road for access to field. TARC Teams are welcome to fly.
Blue Ridge Rocketeers
National Association of Rocketry
Section # 759