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

    Wednesday Oct 28 | 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 ...


  2. 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 ...


  3. 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 ...


  4. 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 ...


  5. 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.


  6. 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 ...


  7. 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 ...


  8. 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 ...


  9. 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.


  10. 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.


  11. 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.


  12. 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 ...


  13. Rockets herald 4-H competitions on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 |

    Levi Carpman and Nick Giauque mount their rockets on two of the four the launch pads at the 2015 Larimer County Fair Model Rocketry Fly Day on Sunday.


  14. Spokes America gives STEM lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 |

    ... The classes are hands-on and project-based, called learning festivals, and are in the STEM subjects. In the model rocketry class, students learn about flight, aerodynamics and propulsion and build and launch their own rockets made out of cardboard, ...


  15. Remembering Zulma Ponce-Farber: 'an amazing person and teacher'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 |

    ... Phillip A. Farber. "From champion of the Harrisburg Open Tennis Tournament to helicopter pilot, from using model rocketry to instruct physics or swimming with sharks in the Galapagos, Zulma's ceaseless zest for living is a continuing inspiration to ...


  16. Ogdensburg Public Library hosting rocket workshop, superhero training and moreRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2015 | North Country Now

    On July 11, they will host a rocket workshop at 11 a.m. Ages 7 and up can learn the basics of model rocketry and make a water rocket.


  17. Kids College: Fun while learningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | Fort Morgan Times

    ... students studied a wide range of subjects, including: home design, mythology, cooking, furniture refinishing, model rocketry, movie making, cultural mask making, pottery, poetry writing, nutrition and fitness, computer programming and the science ...


  18. Larry, JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    ... long time employee of Simpson Electric. Larry was an avid outdoorsman and hobbyist, and particularly enjoyed model rocketry. Larry was a very social person and had a special place in his heart for children. He was a loving husband, magnificent ...


  19. South Texas Aerospace Clube Model Rocket Airshow - Free AdmissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The Countywide

    STAC will be holding its annual Independence Day Celebration Air Show and Competition Event on June 20 & 21, 2015 at the Beeville Municipal Airport. The two day event is put on primarily for children and adults to educate them about the exciting, challenging, rewarding, educational benefits of model rocketry and RC aircraft.


  20. Riders encouraged to buckle up in cabs, Big Brother would never allow self-service gas in...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    ... situations - and that is often government intervention from Big Brother and/or prohibition. The popularity of model rocketry decades ago induced a licensing restriction in terms of product purchase; the proliferation of jughandle turns on the ...