7th Intercollegiate Rocket Engineering Competition (2012)
"Basic" Category (10-lb payload closest to 10,000 feet AGL):
1st Place: Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal "Zephyr"
2nd Place: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Prescott "SWE-Sat"
"Advanced" Category (10-lb payload closest to 25,000 feet AGL):
1st Place: University of Washington "DAQ Destroyer"
2nd Place: ERAU - Daytona Beach "Artemis 1"
Jim Furfaro Award for Technical Excellence:
University of Washington "DAQ Destroyer"
Solid, liquid, and hybrid rockets were launched, and the highest reported altitude was over 19,000 feet above ground level!
Basic Category (10-lb payload to 10,000 feet):
Advanced Category (10-lb payload to 25,000 feet):