Come join us for a “BLAST” of fun and excitement at the Rhode Island Model Rocketry Association (RIMRA) club launch at Peckham Farm at the University of Rhode Island, in Kingston! Spectator are welcome to watch for free!
The Rhode Island Model Rocket Association (RIMRA) is a model rocket club, affiliated with the National Association of Rocketry (NAR # 755). Founded in 2013, the club looks to bring rocketeers together from all of the Southeastern New England area. RIMRA is a club composed of model rocket enthusiasts living throughout the southeast New England area and beyond.
We will try to launch on the second Saturday of each month. Weather permitting, we will launch on these dates this year:
Please monitor our website prior to the event for updates (e.g. weather delays or cancellations due to weather): www.rimra.org. Final call for a launch is made at 6 PM on Friday, the day before the launch and posted to the website and our Facebook page.
We begin at 9:00 AM and continue until we run out of motors (~ 2 PM). The club appreciates your assistance setting up and breaking down the launch equipment.
Special Policies for RIMRA Launches at Peckham Farm
All launches held by the Rhode Island Model Rocket Association (RIMRA) at Peckham Farm are coordinated with the permission of the landowner (URI) and the Federal Aviation Administration