Florida Spacemodeling Association
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SLUGR-2 ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW ACTIVE
MAY LAUNCH: SLUGR-2 - MAY 29, 2021 - ST LUCIE FAIRGROUNDS
ADVANCE REGISTRATION: https://slugr2.encompasspro.com/
The date of the next FSA launch at Dyer Park is Saturday, June 26, 2021, noon to 5:00 PM. Range setup begins at 11:00.
The May FSA launch - St Lucie Gator Regional Launch #2 (SLUGR-2) will be held at the St. Lucie Fairgrounds on Saturday, May 29 from 9 am to 6 pm. Flier registration fee is $25 advance until May 25, $35 at the gate. FAA waiver to 12,000 ft altitude will be in effect.
Launches: FSA conducts monthly launches on the last Saturday of each month, except for November & December when the launch is the Saturday preceding Thanksgiving & Christmas. The site does not have an FAA waiver; motors up to I impulse are allowed as long as the flight does not exceed 1200 ft altitude. There are no facilities on the field; restrooms are available by the ballfields at the north end of the field. Bring shade, water and sunscreen and we recommend wearing closed shoes.
FSA Launch Site Location: Dyer Park is located at the intersection of Haverhill Road and Dyer Boulevard in West Palm Beach, just south of SR 710 (Beeline Highway). Exit I-95 at Blue Heron Blvd; go west approx 1/4 mile to N. Military Trail, then go south approx 1/4 mile to Dyer Blvd; west about 1/4 mile to the SOUTH park entrance, where it says "Winding Waters Preserve". Continue west along the access road toward the Model Airplane Field past the entrance to Winding Waters. Turn right at the first intersection & follow the service road north; look for our pop-ups on top of the hill to the west of the road.
Click on the Dyer Park Site Info link at upper left for more information and an aerial photo of the site, which is approximately a one square mile total area.
Club memberships: We have club membership forms available at the field, or click on the "Membership Info" link. Dues are $25/yr for individual/family. Daily flight fee for non-members is $5.
Email Rick Boyette at [email protected] for more information about joining NAR & FSA.
NAR Membership: Visit the NAR website at http://www.nar.org/ for information about joining the National Association of Rocketry, our sanctioning organization.
See Launch Photos on our Facebook page - courtesy Mike West and Andrea & Dennis Donohue:
Florida Spacemodeling Association Facebook
Aviation Weather Forecast:
FSA Launch Flyer - Last Saturday except Nov & Dec - we move it up to avoid holiday conflicts
About Our Website
The site was created July 25, 2011 by Rick Boyette ([email protected]). Please e-mail submissions to Rick at the above-listed email address. If you would like to help maintain the website, please contact him.