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Paul MacCready

Thursday, May 9th, 2019

Every now & then being in the space/aviation field gives you the privilege to meet extraordinary people. After a long day of lecturers I ended up hanging out making paper airplanes with Paul MacCready. It was like talking shop with Orville Wright. Magic evening.

CAD Catching Up

Friday, April 26th, 2019

The CAD drawing of our submarine is starting to catch up with the real thing.

PongSats Up Top

Friday, April 26th, 2019

This is what a student’s science lab should look like.

Approaching First Dive

Friday, April 26th, 2019

Sometimes we work on engines for spacecraft & sometimes more Earthly ones. We been getting the support boats ready for our submarine’s dive tests. A carburetor rebuild & the SeaSwirl will be ready to launch. Don’t forget infrastructure in your space programs!

Ascender 36 Upgrades

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

Ascender 36 is getting a new command/control system, new helium valves and a new internal structure. It will take to the air again this August.

Ascender 9

Wednesday, April 10th, 2019

Sometimes your airship is just a big blue wall.

Up Top on Away 117

Wednesday, April 10th, 2019

Up top conducting airship to orbit research. On this one we were testing engine systems.