PUEBLO, Colo. (CBS4) – United Launch Alliance helped launch three high-powered rockets made by Ok-12 college students in Colorado. The scholars had been a part of Ball Aerospace and Particular Aerospace Providers.
The rockets carried greater than 20 payloads up greater than 4,200 toes above a subject in Pueblo on Sunday.
The annual Scholar Rocket Launch helps give scholar engineers hands-on expertise in design, construct and launch processes. This 12 months, the rockets had been named Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato.
The payloads included experiments concerning the results of gravity, astronaut artwork packs, airbag deployment methods, landers to collect soil and floor rovers.