Qualification flights are due May 17, so we’re bringing in legendary rocketeer and American Rocketry Challenge co-founder Trip Barber for your rocketry tips and tricks in these final weeks. Trip has watched thousands of qualification flights and has the first-hand experience to know what works and what doesn’t.
Looking to understand why the parachute deployed, but your egg still cracked? How much to adjust your launch angle when it’s windy? How to properly record your test flight data and make the right changes to your design? Trip’s got the know-how and is ready to share it with you.