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In 2007, the Syracuse Rocket Club and the Museum of Science and Technology in Syracuse, NY, initiated this ambitious project - a group of high school students and Syracuse University students built the 143 pound three-quarter scale Nike Smoke rocket and  successfully flew it at NYPOWER 12.  A PerfectFlite altimeter went along for the ride!

Read the whole story (and see a lot more pictures) in April 2008 issue of the Syracuse Rocket Club’s newsletter (pages 2-10).

The Extreme Explorer Project