Blue Ridge Rocketeers
National Association of Rocketry
Section # 759
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.
When: Saturday - August 4, 2018
Time: 12N - 5PM
Place: Oakland Church Field
Charles Town, WV
Sport Launch with flights to G-implulse. Please park either on the field or in the church lot. Do not park on Charles Town Rd. The launch is open to the public and all NAR safety rules apply.
Next Business Meeting - Saturday, August 4 at 3PM. We will meet briefly on the field during the launch. Bring any issues or topics you wish to discuss. Decisions are made by majority rule of members present.
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