Launch Report

September 7, 2003
Near Wendover, UT

Temp: 90s.
Wind: 5 mph
Where: HellFire 9, Bonneville Salt Flats

Flights in order
Vaughn Bros. Javelin 4.0K550-W
Vaughn Bros. Javelin 4.0K700-W
Estes Silver Comet (#3)H180-10W
PML Small EndeavourI287-12SS

Last day of Hellfire 9. Weather was sunny, warm, not much wind. My first launch was the Javelin on a K550. I then flew the Javelin again on a K700-W to 9846 feet. Next was the Silver Comet on a H180-10W. A tip of one fin broke and there was a small dent in the nose cone. My last launch was the Small Endeavour on an I287-12 Smokey Sam motor. The chute stuck in the body tube, broke one fin off on landing.

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