Just before the summer holiday Robin Kearey graduated. Robin is one of the electronics experts and known to be a walking electronics component encyclopaedia and soldering “koning”. We congratulate Robin with his MSc degree in electronics and wish him the best of luck with this new phase of his life. Robin you will be missed.
With the summer holiday arriving we can look back at great start of the project. In the past months we launched the project with a new website, a kickoff and a new animation. Also behind the scenes we made a lot of progress and are getting closer to a design. During the holidays we will […]
Today I finished importing the weblog of the Stratos I project. During the launch campaign we kept a daily weblog of the launch campaign. Now that it is finally imported, take a look at it! I also added a page with general information about the Stratos I rocket. More technical information will probably come in […]
Today DARE held a kick off event for Stratos II for the general public in the hall of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering. During this event the Stratos II team gave presentations to interested people about the project and gave opportunity for people to join the project. A lot of interested people showed up, making […]
Last week did not see much activity for Stratos: most of DARE was focussed on the launch day for the SRP project. The launch day was very successful, with five proper flights. In addition Michel and Leon mentioned in an earlier post were there as well to see the current launch tower in action and […]
A new project deserves a new website. On 3 May 2010 DARE launched a new website for the Stratos II project. Throughout the Stratos II project this website will serve as the primary means of communication about the project. We are currently working on getting content into this website and you should expect more very […]
This week started with a visit to mechanical engineering of the Haagse Hogeschool (HBO). Frank and Arjan met Leon and Michel who will redesign the launch tower. These guys are so enthousiastic that they will also join us on the 6th and 7th may launch days The most important event this week was the Kooy […]