Project SunrIde - University of Sheffield Nova Rocket Innovation Design Engineering

Resource type: 
Classroom practice and Student Engagement
Topic: 
Rocket Propulsion

Project SunrIde was the first student-led rocket design engineering team from the U.K. to compete in the Spaceport America Cup (SAC) 2018, the 2nd annual rocket engineering conference and competition that takes place in New Mexico, USA. The team designed and constructed a rocket named ‘AMY’ to compete in the 10,000ft category. The team had a successful launch and earned the James Barrowman award for Best Flight Dynamics