Jonathon Sivier, Lon Westfall and Greg Smith
photo by Christopher Brian Deem
Jonathon Sivier, Mark Joseph, and the two students examine the launch pad.
Mark Joseph installing one of the four ejection charges.
Loading the rocket on the pad.
I love that flame from the K1000.
On it's way to 5472 feet.
Coming down under the drogue parachute.
The main parachute deploying.
The rocket recovery crew.
Jonathan and Lon wrangle the 200' extension cord to the far pad while setting up for the launch. Photo by Greg Smith
Installing the nose cone and shear pins in the main parachute compartment. Photo by Greg Smith
Carrying the rocket and supporting equipment to the pad. Photo by Greg Smith
Loading the rocket on the pad. Photo by Greg Smith
Ready for launch. Photo by Greg Smith
The moment of ignition. Photo by Greg Smith