MFHS rocket class aiming for 100,000-ft launch | ThePicayuneTV
MARBLE FALLS — A long aluminum tube stretches across two sawhorses at Specialty Machine. On a nearby bench is a matching nose cone that soon will be atop an 18-foot rocket designed and built by Marble Falls High School aeroscience students. The teacher, six students and the rocket leave Aug. 7 for the U.S. Army's White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico, where they will launch the craft Aug. 9 or Aug. 10 depending on the Army and three other schools also making the trip. The aluminum craft will weigh 590 pounds by the time it's fueled and on the launch pad. You can check out other news stories, The Picayune Roundup and more PicayuneTV shows at, and become a fan of our Facebook page,
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