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GO FOR LAUNCH (with caveat)

We are GO FOR LAUNCH Saturday Aug 17th. The Caveat…. if the weather turns for the worse, Eric will make a scrub decision by 9AM. If there is no notice by 9AM, the launch will proceed as planned. Advertisements

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Thank You! And… Keeping KARS Flying High….

Fellow Rocketeers, I wanted to send a personal thank you to all who attended the July launch, signed the card (so thoughtfully made by Marie and Jenny) and e-mailed many messages of kind words and good wishes: THANK YOU!! It makes … Continue reading

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Pre-Launch Prep for Today’s Launch (July 20th)

For today’s launch, the temperature will be 91DegF and the humidity will be 48%. While this is not oppressive humidity, it will “feel like” 100DegF according to Wunderground. The winds will be about 7mph. Given today’s expected heat, here are … Continue reading

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Launch News, Fun News and Sad News……

Fellow Rocketeers,   LAUNCH NEWS In spite of the heat, we WILL launch on Saturday from 1 to 3:30. Please bring sun screen and water. I will have 1/2 liters of water there in case you forget. I presume Eric … Continue reading

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Chasing the Moon – FREE Screening in Derry, NH

Join New Hampshire PBS at Pinkerton Academy in Derry, the alma mater of New Hampshire’s favorite astronaut, Alan Shepard, for a screening event to preview the brand new American Experience series, Chasing the Moon. Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the moon … Continue reading

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Summer Launch Schedule

  Month Date Status June 8 GO FOR LAUNCH July 20 Pending Weather August 17 Pending Weather We will post the launch dates for September, October and November probably sometime in August. Stay tuned!

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GO FOR LAUNCH (Saturday June 8th)

Saturday’s weather is expected to be (in technical meteorological terms) “Just About Perfect”! Sunny skies, temps in the upper-70’s and winds under 10mph. Add a little whooshing sound and a touch of rocket smoke and you have a Absolutely Perfect … Continue reading

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