High Powered Accomplishments

Eagle I v1

  • First rocket to utilize electronic recovery systems, including dual redundancy deployment

  • First test of in-house designed motor retention system

  • First RPL Level 2 Certification

  • 6’2” - 10 lbs loaded mass - Mach 0.32 - Apogee: 2,313 ft

Eagle I v2

  • Spaceport America Competition Rocket (COTS)

  • First fiberglass rocket body

  • First implementation of radio signal strength indicator telemetry

  • 7’ 10.5” - 14lbs loaded mass - Mach 1.04 - Apogee at 8,381 ft

Level 1 group Certification

Recently, the majority of RRPL’s new members had the opportunity to independently launch rockets to attempt Level 1 NAR certification. Each was designed to hold the same nose cone during launch.

Level 3 Certification

  • 2nd Spaceport America Competition Rocket (COTS)

  • Completely modular design

  • 3D - Printed and designed Fin Can

  • 3D - Printed and designed Fly Away Rail Guides

  • SRAD Telemetry and radio transmission

  • 811” - 56.7lbs loaded mass - Mach 1.4- Predicted Apogee 30,000 ft

SpacePort 2019