What Does AIAA RRPL do?
The team competes in the Spaceport America Cup, the world’s premier international collegiate rocketry competition, where teams design, build, and launch rockets in a variety of competition classes, ranging from altitude, propellant type, and scientific payload.
Highlights & Projected
First L1 High Powered certification launch took place on February 2018
First L2 High Powered certification launch took place on June 2018
Debuted Eagle 1 V2 in the 2018 Spaceport America Cup
Won the ‘Spirit Award’ in the 2018 Spaceport America Cup
Compete in the 30,000-foot Competition in the 2019 Spaceport America Cup
Successfully conduct a 100,000-foot exhibition launch in early summer 2020
Reach the Karman Line, the boundary where outer space officially exists, in late summer 2020