Saturday, July 12, 2014

Our next launch will be July 19-20. This is a joint launch with MMAR and SMASH, held at the Muskegon Waste Water Facility.  Go to the MMAR page for directions :

 http://www.mmarocket.com/Home_Page.html

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Next launch July 5th at MIS!


We will be at the Michigan International Speedway, Graves campground site this Saturday, July 5th. Range opens at 10:00am and closes at 5:00pm (more or less). We have launch pads! We have a fully stocked trailer! Bring rockets! Fly em!  Flights to 3000ft. AGL.

Oh, and MIS now sees fit to charge us $250/year to use the campground. Any club donations to offset the cost would be greatly appreciated. (small beans to MIS but not so much to us)

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

2014 Launch Schedule set!

Here are the launch dates for the remainder of 2014:

Date:                          Location:

July 5                           MIS (With potluck dinner!)

July 19,20                    Muskegon Waste Water Facility (joint with MMAR and SMASH)

August 2                       MIS

September 6                 MIS

September 27               Horning #2  (NAR contest launch)

October 11                    MIS or Horning #2

November 8                  MIS or Horning #2

December 6                  MIS or Horning #2

Monday, April 14, 2014

  Next launch set for June 7th

Sorry for the short notice but the alfalfa is growing fast and needs to be cut this week. So we will be launching at Horning field #2 on Saturday, June 7th. See the "Launch Fields" tap above for directions.  Flights to 3000 feet are allowed

Also of note, we will be back at the Michigan International Speedway this summer and should be posting launch dates very soon!.

Monday, November 11, 2013

Next launch December 7th. Christmas party December 8th.

Our next launch will be December 7th, most likely at Horning field #2.
On Sunday, December 8th, we will be having our Christmas party/business meeting/pot luck/raffle/auction. Scott has once again set us up to use the Grotto Club in downtown Jackson (102 E Washington Ave.)

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Next Launch November 9th!

Our next launch will be on November 9th at Horning field #2. So put on your blaze orange jacket and come on out!

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Next launch October 19th!


Our next launch will be October 19th at Horning field #2 in Manchester. Please see the above "Launch Fields" tab for directions. We'll be there from 10:00am until 5:00pm. Flights to 3000' are allowed.

AND...

... Picnic dinner at Buzz's house after the launch!

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Launch is ON for September 14th!

 

We'll be at the Graves campground site at the Michigan International Speedway from 10:00am to 5:00pm. Bring Rockets! The MIS launch site can accommodate flights up to 3000ft.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Mason Aviation Day August 17

The JMRC will once again have a display setup at the Mason Aviation day on August 17. This will be at the Mason Jewett Airport (Eden Road @ Kipp Road in Mason). We need a few folks to come out with display models and talk to visitors about the JMRC. We always have lots of folks stopping by.
And we can usually swing a free lunch.

Please let us know if you can stop by and help.

See the flyer here:

Sunday, July 7, 2013

July 13th launch postponed until July 20th


Due to field conditions we will have to postpone the launch until July 20th.

Oh, and bring out those Saturn V models to celebrate the 44th anniversary of Apollo 11!   

We will be at the new Horning field (Horning's #2). To get there, follow the directions to Horning's #1 and continue south on Ernst Road another 1.5 miles. Turn left onto Bethel Church Road. Continue 0.9 miles on Bethel Church Road to the launch field on the right.  Flights are still limited to 3000 ft.