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See Ya!

437 lbs on the pad.

 

85,000 NewtonSecond Q motor ignites (4x a Cruise Missile Booster motor).

 

Breaks Mach1,

climbs to 16K feet,

pops enormous 26 ft. wide parachute (bought on eBay),

shock cord zippers the top tube,

lands about 5 miles down the playa.

 

With a larger Nike Ajax upper stage replacement, she should be ready to fly again next year.

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Taken on September 30, 2006