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….on what is going on with rocketry in the Pacific Northwest area, check the sites below.

http://www.washingtonaerospace.org/

http://www.oregonrocketry.org/

http://www.tripoliidaho.org/

http://sparc.rocketclub.org/

PostHeaderIcon OregonRocketry 2014 Launch Schedule

The OROC 2014 launch schedule is now available:

Brothers, Oregon Launches 2014

Waiver is 20,500 feet with windows to 42,280 feet. Research days are not open to the general public, you must be an OROC member, TRA member, or an invited guest to attend. Refer to the schedule below for Public Launch days. Everyone is welcome on Public Launch days. Launch times are from 8am to 10pm, except the last day of the event, which is 8am to 2pm. Public night launches are available. Launch fees for non-members and their families are $20 per weekend. Directions. All launches at Brothers are sanctioned under TRA.

Our 2014 schedule is slightly different from years past:

  • Spring Thunder, May 16 – 18, Public Launch Saturday & Sunday
  • Northwest Xtreme Rocket Show, June 27 – 29, Research All Days
  • Summer Skies, July 25 – 27, Public Launch Saturday & Sunday
  • Desert Heat, August 22 – 24, Public Launch Saturday & Sunday
  • Rocketober, October 17 – 19, Public Launch Saturday & Sunday

We are no longer holding 2 scheduled launches in June, and the September Sage launch has been discontinued due to low attendance.

Sheridan, Oregon Launches 2014

Waiver is 5,400 feet. Launch times Saturday is from 8am to 10pm, Sunday 8am to 2pm. Public night launches available on Saturday. Launch fees for non-members and their families are $10 per day or $15 per weekend. Directions. All launches at Sheridan are sanctioned under NAR.

  • Filible’s Folly, September 26 – 28, Public Launch Saturday & Sunday

Wilsonville, Oregon Launches 2014

No waiver. Class 1 rockets only. Launch times Saturdays are from 12pm to 3pm, Sunday 2pm to 5pm. Located in Memorial park. Wilsonville launches are free to the public. All launches at Wilsonville are sanctioned under NAR.

  • Saturday, February 8, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM (Cancelled)
  • Saturday, March 8, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
  • Sunday, April 13, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Sunday, May 11, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Sunday, June 8, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Sunday, July 13, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Sunday, August 10, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • No launch in September – see you at Fillible’s Folly!
  • Sunday, October 12, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Saturday, November 8, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

For more information, please visit www.oregonrocketry.com.

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