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  1. Anti-Drone Mania Reaches Panic Levels for SuperbowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Hack a day

    ... has the details, and seems pretty comprehensive. You can't fly your sea plane or go crop dusting either. Model rocketry is off the table within the circle on Sunday afternoon. It tickles our superiority-bone to note that only "drones" made the ...


  2. H4: Why 4-H livestock projects build life skillsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    ... Most participate in contemporary projects such as citizenship, the arts, consumer education, aerospace and model rocketry, public speaking and animal sciences. 4-H is typically viewed as an agricultural and livestock based program when in fact ...


  3. Seminars of assemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    ... a projector used to further the lesson plan, and initial plans have younger participants building kites, model rocketry, wooden airplanes, birdhouses, wooden toolboxes and sawhorses, with senior developers constructing something more challenging. In ...


  4. Florida Wing's Spartans Win CAP National Cadet CompetitionRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2016 | Aero-News Network

    ... a Jeopardy!-style game, a physical fitness test, an obstacle course-like fitness challenge, public speaking, model rocketry, team leadership problems (group problem solving challenges) and a uniform inspection. In addition to the Air Force Chief of ...


  5. AIA, NAR Recognized For Achievement In Aerospace EducationRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    ... 12th grade students from all 50 states in an engineering design and flying challenge event. The event uses model rocketry and a national network of volunteer adult mentors to teach principles of aerospace engineering and to inspire students toward ...


  6. Top CAP Cadets In Spotlight At National Cadet CompetitionRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    ... to interest everyone. "Whereas the previous competition focused on military drill, the new model includes model rocketry, a fitness circuit, public speaking, team leadership problems and more," said Curt LaFond, director of cadet programs at CAP ...


  7. Top Civil Air Patrol Cadets in Spotlight at National Cadet CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... to interest everyone. "Whereas the previous competition focused on military drill, the new model includes model rocketry, a fitness circuit, public speaking, team leadership problems and more," said Curt LaFond, director of cadet programs at CAP ...


  8. Tips on Trips and Camps Releases 2015-2016 List Of Camp OptionsRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2015 | PRWeb

    Finding the "best" camp may be something totally different than a traditional camp experience. Tips' advisors give parents a variety of options outside the traditional sporty vs. nature camp constructs.


  9. Lafayette: Upside, downside of drones focus of panel discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    ... users to register their unmanned aircraft with the government before Christmas. Semmelmeyer learned about model rocketry from his grandfather, expanded his understanding of air safety during six-and-a-half years as a Navy air traffic controller and ...


  10. Northeast Florida Association of RocketryFri, 23 Oct 2015 9:16:00 EDTRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... ESTES A parachute attached to the nose cone and the rocket body is the most common recovery method in model rocketry. NEWS-TRIBUNE/MARK ESTES NASA intern Mazy Mullen prepares to launch Moonraker to 1,500 feet on its first flight for her to earn a ...


  11. Civil Air Patrol members excellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Effingham Herald

    ... as completing many requirements to become search and rescue certified. He also has assisted with the cadet's model rocketry program through which several have received their rocketry badge. Cadets also are continuing to excel. Most recently, Cadet ...


  12. Northridge granted special exceptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | Thomaston Times

    ... truck racing, tractor pulls or the like. It does allow for very small engine recreational activities such as model rocketry and model airplanes. Condition C requires that all structures constructed on the property must be a minimum of 35 feet from ...


  13. Rocketry: A hobby not for the faint of heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2015 | ABC News

    It is not a hobby that often receives much attention, but model rocketry in Canberra has a small and devoted following. This weekend the Canberra Rocketry Group travelled to Ardlethan in New South Wales to launch their low, mid and high power rockets.


  14. Schedule announced for Space Week at EAARead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Space Week at EAA AirVenture Museum next month will feature a presentation by a Space Shuttle commander, model rocketry demonstrations, film screenings and an art exhibit by an Apollo astronaut. A week of activities in conjunction with World Space ...


  15. Airspace around New York City restricted during pope visit, U.N. General AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Newsday

    ... gliding; balloon flights; blimps and other airships; banner tows; model remote-controlled aircraft flights; model rocketry; unmanned aerial systems; and an assortment of other flight types, such as insect spraying and survey operations. The FAA said ...


  16. Student Spotlight: Daniella BernalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Beacon

    ... a 4.0 GPA student, Bernal is also a founding member of the Aerospace Engineering club at FIU which went to a model rocketry competition in 2015 and won sixth place out of 75 teams and second place nationally, as well as a member of the American ...


  17. Kids College may see tuition increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | Fort Morgan Times

    Watching the movie trailers made by Kids College students in the mythology class, as shown here, was one of the highlights of the open house held on the last day of last summer's program, June 26. After studying what mythology is, the students wrote new myths and then created stories and movie trailers using iPads to tell the myths. Subjects offered this year included: home design, mythology, cooking, furniture refinishing, model rocketry, movie making, cultural mask making, pottery, poetry writing, nutrition and fitness, computer programming and the science fiction versus science facts of nano-technology.


  18. North Caldwell-Produced Commercial Wins AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 |

    ... Composite Squadron as the Aerospace Education Officer. According to a release, he has lead the cadets through model rocketry, design and construction of a hovercraft, and building robotic arms, among other hands-on aerospace investigations.


  19. Rockets soar as Space Pilots celebrate 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | ABC News

    Toowoomba's Space Pilots club prides itself as the oldest model rocketry club in the world. Past and present members have returned to the paddock where the club has launched many rockets to celebrate 50 years.


  20. In Praise of FollyRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... but I found my creations rather consistently wound up crashing and breaking. In high school, I discovered model rocketry and soon had the unfortunate experiences of building rockets, putting engines in them, launching them, and then watching them ...