Current and Past Projects
For the upcoming year a number of projects are planned.
Returning to the Spaceport America Cup in 2023
Continuing the development of SSTS
Designing and building a flight-worthy liquid rocket engine.
A 1,200 lb. thrust hybrid rocket that flew to 28,878 ft and reached Mach 1.77 at Spaceport America in June 2022 winning 1st place in our category! More Information
Our 2019 Spaceport America Cup rocket, Andromeda is a hybrid with a micro-organism collecting payload. This was the first competition rocket that SSTA flew. More Information
Don't Blow Up (2018)
Don't Blow Up was the first hybrid rocket constructed by SSTA. It utilized an ABS-coal matrix fuel grain and was the first vehicle to use CNVA Swirl injectors.
USLI 2017 was SSTA's first attempt at a competition. This was a learning experience with the team only completing the subscale model.