Rocketry Videos

By georgegassaway

1/72 Space Shuttle Model Test Flight, October 1998, #1 (2008-12-04)
Model by George Gassaway, first flight of the day, of an on and off project started in 1977. Video shot by Greg Warren. 1/72 scale model flown on F25 rocket engine. See my website at: http:/ ... [View]

1/72 Space Shuttle Model Test Flight, October 1998, #3 (2008-12-04)
Model by George Gassaway, third flight of the day, of an on and off project started in 1977. Video shot by Greg Warren. 1/72 scale model flown on F25 rocket engine, with R/C orbiter doing an OMS burn ... [View]

3-stage Ariane at the 2010 WSMC in Serbia (2010-08-30)
unknown model, separates boosters fires 3 stages, probably was clustered [View]

BRB Rocket Launch Equipment & HPR L1 Cert Flight. (2008-12-14)
A brief review of how the Birmingham Rocket Boys (BRB) Launch Equipment operates. Plus, a HPR Level 1 Cert Flight by Brandon Kirkland, on December 13, 2008 (With pad load assistance by Kim ... [View]

Chad Ring on ATV, Launch Crue Regional June 6-7, 2009 (2009-06-10)
Chad Ring on ATV, Launch Crue Regional June 6-7, 2009 [View]

Cuda R/C Rocket Glider - staged C6s (2009-10-24)
R/C Rocket Boosted Glider. This used two-staged C6 engines. This was flown at a Birmingham Rocket Boys (BRB) Launch in February 2005.  [View]

Cuda R/C Rocket Glider Onboard video (2008-02-23)
R/C Rocket Boosted Glider. Using an E6 engine burning for 8 seconds (yes the model is controlled on the boost). It boosted to about 800-1000 feet. The camera pod rotates forward after going into ... [View]

G Superroc Test flight - March 2007 (2007-08-05)
Southern Neutron Team* test flight. 14.75 foot tall all-BT-60 model, powered by a cluster of one F10 and two E6's. This apparently was the first max-length G Superroc to fly successfully. If the ... [View]

Great Dane 15 Swing Wing Rocket Glider (2007-02-01) (NEW)
A 6.5 foot wingspan Rocket Glider by George Gassaway. Test flown in 1976 on an E11.8 model rocket engine. Model used a Pop-stab dethermalizer, which is shown activating during the flight. [View]

Juniors Dancing at the 2010 WSMC banquet (2010-08-30) (DELETED)
Most of the US Team Juniors were joined by Japanese Juniors. Later, Juniors from other countries also joined in [View]

LED Finger Light test for night rocket (2008-07-14)
Taped an LED finger Light to shine up inside of an unpainted Estes BT-60 Nose Cone. The video shows how brightly the flashing light makes the nose cone light up. For a real rocket flight, the light ... [View]

Old Rocket Prang Film Preview by George Gassaway (2007-09-08)
Preview from old Model Rocket Prang (crash) films shot by George Gassaway in the 1970's. These were accidents, do not try to emulate them. [View]

OmniPad&Tower.dv (2011-06-20)
Assembly video for Omni-Pad and Tower for Raven-10 R/C Rocket Glider. No video of models or flying, only the assembly. Pad & Tower designed by George Gassaway [View]

R/C Space Shuttle Orbiter Model Piggyback, October 1998 (2008-12-04)
Model by George Gassaway, of a 1/60 scale piggyback boosted Radio Controlled Orbiter. Video shot by Greg Warren. Model boosted on an Aerotech G12 reload, burning for 8 seconds. Orbiter uses rudder ... [View]

S8E/P Rocket Glider Practice Landings #1 (2010-08-07)
Practicing Landings for the FAI S8E-P R/C Rocket Glide event, using a Hi-Start, on August 6, 2010. This is cheaper and easier than doing rocket boosts, as it is a lot more critical to get in lots and ... [View]

S8E/P Rocket Glider Practice Landings #2 (2010-08-08)
Practicing Landings for the FAI S8E-P R/C Rocket Glide event, using a Hi-Start, on August 6, 2010. This is cheaper and easier than doing rocket boosts, as it is a lot more critical to get in lots ... [View]

S8E/P Rocket Glider Practice Landings #3 (2010-08-08)
Practicing Landings for the FAI S8E-P R/C Rocket Glide event, using a Hi-Start, on August 6, 2010. This is cheaper and easier than doing rocket boosts, as it is a lot more critical to get in lots and ... [View]

S8E/P Rocket Glider Practice Landings #4 (2010-08-12)
Practicing Landings for the FAI S8E-PR/C Rocket Glide event, using a Hi-Start, on August 12, 2010. This is cheaper and easier than doing rocket boosts, as it is a lot more critical to get in lots ... [View]

S8E/P Rocket Glider Practice Landings #5 (2010-08-12)
Practicing Landings for the FAI S8E-P R/C Rocket Glide event, using a Hi-Start, on August 12, 2010. This is cheaper and easier than doing rocket boosts, as it is a lot more critical to get in lots ... [View]

S8E/P Rocket Glider Practice Landings #6 (2010-08-12)
Practicing Landings for the FAI S8E-P R/C Rocket Glide event, using a Hi-Start, on August 12, 2010. This is cheaper and easier than doing rocket boosts, as it is a lot more critical to get in lots ... [View]

What if Slim Pickens flew on a Space Shuttle? (2008-02-23) (DELETED)
What if Slim Pickens flew on a Space Shuttle? Short onboard Space Shuttle SRB sep video which was silent, begging for some special audio to be added. The video was slowed down to allow for the ... [View]

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