On Tuesday 31 Jul 2018, a group of KISS team members gathered to do a set of hydro tests on the KISS tank. Using the plumbing and pressure system, the Control Panel and pump, DI water was loaded into the
Members of the K.I.S.S. vehicle team made the trek to the Friends of Amateur Rocketry (F.A.R.) test site in the Mojave Desert to do a static engine test 07 Jul 2018 in preparation for the next K.I.S.S. vehicle launch later
The E.R.P.S. 2018 Annual Meeting was called to order at 15:51 hrs (3:51 pm) today. President’s Remarks Outgoing President Rick Kwan led a discussion on directions going forward, based on some of his recent emails. Discussed were plans for Space
About a half dozen members of E.R.P.S. travelled out to the Fresno Tripoli HPR event on 20 Feb 2016 in preparation for the KISS vehicle Return To Flight. By flying KISS Beta – an HPR solid motor powered test of
E.R.P.S. members pose at the mural outside SpaceX Headquarters in Hawthorne, CA.
E.R.P.S. members examine a static test stand at F.A.R. in the Mojave Desert.
The Experimental Rocket Propulsion Society now has an online presence at MeetUp.com, where meetings, work parties, etc can be announced and people in the SF Bay Area can sign up and join the online team, help develop engines and test support structures
by Darrell Etherington (@drizzled) Let’s face it: Elon Musk is probably a time traveller sent back to help us leave earth behind and achieve the next phase of human evolution. The inventor and entrepreneur issued a minor tweet storm today, in which
By Jeff Foust | Nov. 17, 2014 WASHINGTON — NASA has signed an agreement to lease Moffett Federal Airfield, run by the agency’s Ames Research Center, to a company owned by Internet
Call to Order – 20:10 Julie, Gerry, Michael President – Santa Clara County buying old United Technologies rocket test facility to turn it into open space. – Attended ARM_TechCon – Lots of options for data acquisition – Get a quad-coptor