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The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)

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CanSat Competition

The AIAA Foundation also cosponsors a CanSat competition. This competition requires students to build a small satellite with telemetry that can be launched in a rocket several thousand feet in the air. Telemetry results and presentation determine the overall winner. For more information, please visit