General information on the Black Rock Desert - e.g., what to bring, what to be careful of, local conditions and infrastructure, etc. - can be found on the BlackRockLogistics page.
The launch is sponsored by the Arizona High Power Rocketry Association (AHPRA). They have a site you should probably check out: See their official web site for more information.
|Thursday 9/18||Critical infrastructure convoy to Black Rock (500mi: 10 - 12 hour drive)|
|Friday 9/19||Setup all day|
|Saturday 9/20||"Morning": launch "N" motor (1/4 scale)|
|Sunday 9/21||"Morning": launch "O" motor (1/2 scale) - start leaving in evening.|
|Monday 9/22||Most folks leave for PDX|
People who are coming:
Tim, Dave C, Larry, Karl, Matt, Glenn (+4), Ray, Bart, Ted, Paul (+2), Dave & Holly +(Joe), Eric (?) Brian (+1), Evan, James (+1), Jimmy, Markus (+1), Roger (+1), Charles(?), John (+2), Maggie (+1), Cathy (+1), Jim C. (+1), Evan W.
Current Total (please update): ?
List of people who have pre-paid
|Andrew||van||1-2||Avionics crap (basement)|
|Dave,Holly,Joe||car||0||small shoebox :)|
|Jim & Jennifer 503.640.8026||car||1|
Who needs a ride: Tim, Dave C, Larry
Things we have to bring (and who's going to bring it):
- Generator - Mattr
- Bicycles - who ever
- Telescopes (Andrew)
- Launch Tower - Glenn
- Tent (Jimmy)
- Food - everyone
- Tents and stuff - everyone
- Batteries (Glenn)
- Tables and chairs (Glenn)
- Bruce (see Glenn) coming from Hayward - can pick people up in Reno.
- Karl coming from Davis - can pick people up in Reno.