MC2


We encourage and promote safe sport rocketry in Middle Tennessee.


Message from MC2 President

CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER!!!!!!!!

CLUB LAUNCH!  ON December 15th , 2018 CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER!!!!!!!!


The December 1st launch has been rescheduled to December 15th, 2019.  The launch will take place at our new field at Burman Farms, near Hopkinsville, KY.  This is a low/mid power launch only as we do not yet have a waiver.

This is a launch only and not a Build-and Fly.  The next Build and Fly will be January 19th, 2019. However, we will have a limited number of rockets to loan to young fliers who are curious about the hobby. 

Don't forget, that we now have access to a building for warming, restroom and dining.  Once again, our host will be providing the grub!

Thank you to Mark Burman, the Burman Family and MC2 member James Hudspeth for their generosity and hospitality.

We will set up around 9:00 am and begin flying rockets after the  10:00 am Safety Briefing.  The range will close at 4:00 pm so that we may pack up before dark. 

The owner is providing the FOOD and there is an indoor area form warming and dining. Yes, there is an indoor restroom!


The directions to the site are included in the link below.

Chris Gill (CG)

President

MC2



You may locate Burman Farms using the following information:

Launch site: 2830 Locust Grove Rd, Hopkinsville, KY 42240 (https://goo.gl/maps/tN1BZu9kr252)



P.S. We continue the search for summer launch sites in the Tennessee/Kentucky so that we may serve a wide group of interested flyers.  If you know of a possible field, do not contact the landowner yourself unless they are a close friend or relative.  Send the information to us at mc2admin@mc2rocketry.com.  One of the officers will contact the landowner.


Burman Farms Launch Site




Everyone is welcome!

EVERYONE IS WELCOME!  

Our launches are open to the public. In addition to our club's members, many rocket clubs from universities throughout the Southeast and Mid-west fly with us as well! This means several spectacular flights involving large rockets! Whether you are a flyer or a spectator,  a novice or a Born Again Rocketeer, our launches are always a lot of fun! 

You do not need any experience to fly with us.  If you require assistance we will arrange for a member to assist you. Members fly free at club launches, all others must pay a daily launch fee of $5.00 per flyer.

This launch, like all club launches is open to the public.  We will have enough pads to cover low through high power.  MC2 owns 8 foot 1010 and 1515 rails.  In addition, we have pads that will hold rods from 1/8th to 1/4 inch. 

Please join our Google Group as any changes of cancellations due to weather or field conditions will be announced there.

Below is a video recorded by SoAR member, Lucius Williams IV summarizing the event and documenting the successful Level One Certification flight of Lee Childers.


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HIGH POWER CERTIFICATION

Anyone seeking to certify High Power at a launch should please place an inquiry in our contact form or email either our Tripoli or NAR advisors in advance so to insure that personnel and documents are available.  NAR High Power Level 1 and 2 certification applications and Level 2 exams will be available at the field.  Certification applicants please check in at the RSO tent.

As always, SPECTATORS ARE WELCOME !  WATCHING IS FREE!




October 2016
Past MC2 President Chris Dondanville  &  Secretary Fred Kepner  at the launch controls.



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