Central Illinois Aerospace
The Edge of the Envelope
The Great Annual Rocket Launch of 2017
The 28th Annual Launch-and-Lunch
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday, July 1, 2017
north and west of the intersection of Bradley and Mattis, in Champaign, IL
- GARLO is a purely-for-fun rocket launch. NAR Safety Code approved
We will be awarding ribbons and prizes
for the winners of several fun (for fun) events
Check back soon for contest details
- There will be a potluck cookout dinner at the
home of one of the CIA members after the launch.
We'll have burgers, etc. and suggest that people bring salads, side dishes,
desserts and drinks. Directions will be available at the launch.
- We have an FAA waiver to 4000' MSL (~3250' AGL), H motor limit
- Admission is free, but there will be raffle to raise funds to pay for
GARLO. We'll have some great prizes of kits and motors. Tickets will be
available at the launch and will cost $1 each or 6 for $5.
- While supplies last we’ll be giving away some free rockets for kids
(6-12 years old) to fly at the launch.
- In case of bad weather the rain date will be Saturday, July 2, at the
same time and place.
As usual we will be issuing a GARLO 2017 shirt.
Check back later for color, final artwork, price and other details.
- Some pictures from previous GARLO's
GARLO 2013 Part 1
GARLO 2013 Part 2
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last update April 17, 2017