Local Launch Info


The Field

We hold monthly launches from April through October at Concordia Seminary, 6600 N. Clinton St., Fort Wayne, IN 46825.  The lattitude and longitude of the launch site are 41.138813, -85.107355.

The field is grass, with a paved parking lot.

The Rules

Membership in our club is encouraged but not required to fly with us.

Our launches are held under the Tripoli  Safety Code.

Our local launches are also flown under Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) 101 as Class 1 rocket launches. This limits propellant mass to 125 grams (small "H" motors or below), and the liftoff weight to less than 1.5 kg (3.3 lbs.).

The 2018 Schedule

(Our 2018 season is now behind us. Thanks to all who participated, helped out, or just came out to watch. The 2019 schedule will be shown here approximately in March of 2019.)

All launches are on Sunday afternoons from 1:30 to 4:30. The "rain date" is the following Sunday.

April 22

May 20

June 17

July 22

August 19

September 23

October 21