Rowan Blast Off 2019: Timeline, 4/13

  • 8:30-9:30 Teams check-in

  • 9:30-10:45 Plenary Session (parents and students, plenary room). Teacher workshop (conference room, second floor)

  • 11:00-2:00 Rocketry Competition, Science & Engineering Fair, Bottle Rocket Clinic

  • 2:00-2:15 Awards ceremony

  • 2:15-3:00 Fly What You Got

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Science & Engineering Fair exhibitors:

  • NAVAIR: Visual Landing Aid

  • Rowan College of Engineering Student Clinic

  • NASA: Solar System Ambassadors


  • Guest speakers: Jessica Snyder, Robert Samuel, Andrew Mato

Bottle Rocket Clinic

  • BYOB: Bring your own bottle, should be from 2-liter carbonated drink (to withstand air pressure needed for launch)

fly what you got

  • Students, teachers, and event volunteers can launch rockets in a non-competitive segment. All rockets must pass pre-flight safety inspection before receiving permission to launch. Non-competitive flights should follow the same flight parameters: engines A-C, using parachute or streamer, single-stage, with the option of egg lofting or spot landing.


  • Food trucks will be available 9:00 am - 2:00 pm (cash preferred)