Spaceport America Cup 17 June - 21 June 2024 Southern New Mexico, USA

Spaceport America Cup

Spaceport America and the Experimental Sounding Rocket Association have announced the 2024 Spaceport America cup, scheduled for 17–21 June 2024, in southern New Mexico.

The Spaceport America Cup is designed in conjunction with IREC – the Intercollegiate Rocket Engineering Competition for student rocketry teams from all over the country and around the world. With over 150 teams from colleges and universities from over 20 countries, the competition continues to grow every year. Students launch solid, hybrid and Liquid propulsion rockets to target altitudes of 10,000 and 30,000 feet.

In partnership with the Experimental Sounding Rocket Association and Spaceport America, AIAA is proud to support the world's largest intercollegiate rocketry competition.

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