Capitol Cup 19 - 20 September

NOVAAR will host the 2015 edition of the Capitol Cup on 19 and 20 September at Great Meadow.  This contest is sanctioned by the Federation Aeronautique Internationale (FAI) as a World Cup event. The World Cup events are S4A, S6A, S8E/P and S9A and open international events are S3A and S2/P.

Capitol Cup is also sanctioned as a NAR regional meet for the S3A, S4A, S6A and S9A events flown as FAI-style multiround NAR events.   Only NAR cerified motors approved for use in the USA are authorized.

The Contest Director is Trip Barber. 

Further Information

  Rocketry Online
Technical information, pictures and Rocketry related links.
  The Rocketry Forum
A moderated rocketry bulletin board that covers all aspects of rocketry.
  JimZ's Rocket Plans
Site with scanned images of out-of-production rocket kit plans and decals.
  Ye Olde Rocket Forum
A rocket forum for BAR's
  Ye Olde Rocket Plans
Numerous plans for rocket kits that are no longer being manufactured as well as other non-kit plans and out-of-print rocketry publications.

ARA Press Sells model rocketry related books including scale date and Saturn Press "Rockets of the World" series.


Ninfinger Productions
Scans of old catalogs, magazines and rocket literature, including Model Rocketry Magazine

rec.models.rockets (RMR) Frequently Asked Questions. The last update to these FAQ's was in 2002, so the information is getting a little dated, but still useful. The rec.models.rocket usenet newsgroup is dying and few people post the there any more.

  NOVAAR Rocketry Forum
Our own Rocketry forum
  Yahoo Rocketry Groups
Yahoo Groups has to many rocketry related groups for me to list them all. I have listed some of the ones I use, but there are many more.
Rocket Boost Glider Yahoo Group
  Old Rockets
Yahoo Group for nostalgia model rocketry
Yahoo special-interest group for scale model rocketry
Yahoo Group for contest Rocketry
Home of almost 4000 reviews of rocketry kits and products. Written by visitors to like you, the reviews cover everything from low-power model rocket kits to high-power rocket motors. Plus Rocksim, Open Rocket files and much more information.