Rocketry Festival 2017

Rocketry Festival 2017  

Rocketry Festival 2017 Program Guide PDF 4-14-2017


Vern and Gleda Estes

  • July 29 thru August 4th
  • Muskegon Michigan, Muskegon Waste Water Facility: 1000 acres of grass and alfalfa!
  •  3  Mile FAA Waiver!


  • NARAM 59
  • 2017 FAI Tryouts & Can-AM Cup
  • Carnival Launch (Launch and get a prize)
  • Horizontal Super Roc (12″ min diameter H & I Motor)
  • Odd Roc ( All motor sizes)
  • High Power Set Altitude (420 meters)
  • Swamp GAs Night Launch
  • Imagination Celebration 2017
  • R.I.P. Pink Book Launch (Bring a pink rocket to launch)
  • NARAM 59 Themed Launches: Sputnik- 1957 and Apollo 7- 1967)




Staff on hand will be able to Certify L1 and L2 flights for both NAR and Tripoli. L3CC and TAP members are planning to be at the launch but it is the L3 candidates responsibility to contact your L3CC or TAP member to arrange to have your L3 citification flight properly documented and witnessed.


Bring your FRS Radios! Our public address system is based on the FRS band of walkie-talkies. If you have any FRS radios, bring them along so you cans keep track of the launch announcements from anywhere in the area.

FRS radio channels 6, 7 and 8 are Event staff channels, do not broadcast on these channels.

  • Channel 6: Contest Director
  • Channel 7: Sport Range
  • Channel 8: Contest Range

Pets Are Welcome!

All doggies are welcome, but must be on a leash at all times!