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Hermes 1 Launches to 32,400 ft above California

On July 21, 2018 Hermes 1 soared to 32,400 ft above the Mojave Desert. This flight achieved many notable superlatives for MIT’s Rocket Team, and collegiate rocketry in general. Largest MIT rocket flown by the team, by weight (121 lbs), propellant (36 lbs), and altitude First MIT built solid rocket motor to fly, culminating almost three…