Hot Fire Test #1

We conducted our first hot fire test with the re-designed Pyralis engine and updated pre-burner. We flowed our pre-burner (air and hydrogen) for 20 seconds before flowing our main propellants. The engine ignites at about 22 seconds according to the timestamp in the video.

Level 1 Rocket

Level 1 Launch From On-Rocket Camera

Sorry for the long wait, but here is a video clip from Connie’s level 1 rocket launch from November in Amesbury, MA as seen from a camera on-board the rocket. Unfortunately, the parachute deployment knocked the camera out of position, so there’s only good footage of the launch on the way up. Enjoy! Click here…