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Unloading the DARE van. The first part of the launch tower are already unloaded.
Assembling the base of NAVRO's launch tower.
Securing the legs of NAVRO's launch tower.
Securing the launch rails beam of NAVRO's launch tower.
Parachute and nose cone of the DARE Alumni rocket.
Attaching the launch rail to NAVRO's launch tower.
On NAVRO's launch tower the launch rail is secured with a single bolt.
The stiffness of new launchrail makes it possible for the rail to be longer than it's support beam, so the rail is now 7,5m long (was 6m).
Assembling DARE's launch tower.
DARE Alumni members with their rocket in sub assemblies.
The electronics compartment of the DARE Alumni rocket.
Optimization Prime, a DARE SRP rocket with its' creators.
Polyactic, a DARE SRP rocket.
Each SRP rocket has to launch and reacovery an egg, which results in creative solutions like this 3D printed protection.
Фay 3, a DARE SRP rocket.
Defiant is a DARE rocket with rotor blades instead of a parachute.
The tent where the rocket motors a prepared and loaded into the rockets.
The motor part of a DARE Cansat v7 rocket.
DARE Alumni members with their rocket.
Polyactic in the launch tower.
Optimization Prime is placed in the launch tower.
Optimization Prime in the launch tower.
Ignition of Polyactic.
Polyactic just above the launch tower.
Polyactic at apogee.
Polyactic did not parachute and crashed.
Ignition of Optimization Prime.
Optimization Prime just above the launch tower.
Optimization Prime had and S-shaped flight path.
NAVRO's Peter Leemker in the lanch command van.
Final preparations on Serious Business Prime Mk1, a DARE SRP rocket.
Defiant is brought to the launch tower.
Defiant is placed in the launch tower.
A close up the hinge of a rotor blade of the Defiant.
Remains of the crashed Optimization Prime.
Defiant in the launch tower.
Serious Business Prime Mk1 is being carried to the launch tower.
Launch of Defiant.
Defiant during flight.
Serious Business Prime Mk1 just after launch
Serious Business Prime Mk1 just above the launch tower.
Serious Business Prime Mk1 during flight.
The upper part of DARE's Cansat v7 is prepared near the public area.
Close before the launch both parts of Cansat v7 are combined near the launch tower.
After a rocket is approved for launch it gets a nice label.
Final preparations of the DARE Alumni rocket in the launch tower.
The DARE Alumni rocket in the launch tower.
Cansat v7 in the launch tower.
The DARE Alumni rocket just after ignition.
The DARE Alumni rocket just above the launch tower.
The DARE Alumni rocket during flight.
The DARE Alumni rocket just after separation of the booster part.
The upper part of the DARE Alumni rocket soars to grat heights, while the booster drops.
The DARE Alumni rocket near apogee.
Launch of Cansat v7.
Cansat v7 during flight.
Recovered remains the DARE Alumni rocket.
De Фay 3 in the launch tower.
The recovered remains of Cansat v7.
Damaged parts of Cansat v7 were to the nose cone and the part below it.
Hand at the button just before launch of Фay 3.
Фay 3 just above the launch tower.
Фay 3 during flight.
Фay 3 had a balistic flight.
The recovered Фay 3.
Published: 20 March 2019
Last Updated: 20 March 2019
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