This is a page of the 1st Latvian high power rocketry
mission. Goal is to construct an amateur rocket that would be able to reach
open space or altitude of 100 kilometres from Earth. Thus this team would
become the 2nd amateur team in the World to achieve this with high power
amateur rocket. Slogan of the mission is: "First hundred kilometres of Latvia in to the Space!". Our approach is to build a small rocket that can be launched from a stratospheric platform at altitude of 30km. Detailed video presentation below:
Article in English: LATVIA STREAKS TOWARD SPACE! by Mike Collier (LSM)
Two of the engineers are certified by Tripoli Rocketry Association (http://www.tripoli.org/) and are holding 2nd level certification.