Therefore we are now currently building on a 14-foot rocket which consists mostly of fiberglass and aluminum. The purpose with this simple hybrid rocket is only to test different types of electronic devices during high accelration and altitude.
Inflatable impact attenuation systems (airbag)
In the past month, we have conducted several tests with different brands of airbag cartridges.
We have learned how to handle them during disassembling without harming ourselves. We have fired them to see how effective they are and what disadvantages they have for our purpose of use.