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Paris air show 2017

Last week a group of 8 DARE members attended the 52nd edition of the Paris airshow. This was the first time a large group went to such an event. We arrived early on Thursday morning since we were invited by Dassault Systèmes for a visit at their chalet.

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Small Rocket Project – the conclusion

It’s been a few months since I did my last post, and a lot has happened since then regarding the Small Rocket Project (SRP). Most importantly: We launched our rocket! Last week we worked through a few nights to get the rocket finished just in time. We travelled together to ASK ‘t Harde where we […]

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Update CanSat Launch day

On the 31st of March, the members of DARE travelled once more to ASK ‘t Harde as part of the CanSat competition, organised by NEMO. For this launch day, a team of 5 DARE members created three CanSat rockets: Two CanSat V7’s that were used for the satellites and one back up. In these CanSat rockets, […]

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CanSat: Launchday preparation!

Next week, on the 31st of March, DARE will be organising the launch day for the Dutch CanSat competition of 2017. In this event, DARE will launch several so-called CanSats (can-sized “satellites”) built by teams of Dutch high school students to one kilometer altitude after which they will be deployed from the rocket and descend on […]

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