Skip to content
Data about PSAS's 13th official flight.
Jupyter Notebook OpenEdge ABL Other
Branch: gh-pages
Clone or download

Latest commit

Fetching latest commit…
Cannot retrieve the latest commit at this time.


Type Name Latest commit message Commit time
Failed to load latest commit information.


PSAS Launch 12

L-12 Mission Patch

L-12 was the 13th launch in Portland State Aerospace Society history. For a full program launch history see

Liftoff: July 19, 2015 11:17:11.45 Pacific Time

  • Motor: CTI N2501-W
  • GLOW: 34.0 kg

Photo Gallery

L-12 Objectives

Read the full debrief.

  1. Launch our LV2.3 airframe fall 2014
  2. Successful flight to at least 75% of projected altitude; recover all hardware intact.
  3. Telemetry
  • get data from:
    • Inertial sensors
    • Events (e.g., 'launch')
    • Commands
  • Record telemetry on rocket
  • Live stream to ground
  • Record on ground
  • Real time display on ground
  • Record on data creating device
  1. Ground Support
  • Remote, safe, digital ignition control
  • Effective recovery
    • Coordination between recovery teams and mission control
    • Know rocket location immediately after landing
    • Easy transportation back to flight line
  1. Experiments
  • Roll control
    • Documented algorithm and analysis
    • Include control data in telemetry
  • Record raw GPS RF environment to SD card
  • Digital Video
    • Downward facing camera:
      • Record locally
      • Live digital feed of camera to ground in integrated telemetry stream
      • Record on ground
      • Real time ground display
    • Outward facing camera
      • Record localy
      • Optionally stream to ground
You can’t perform that action at this time.