2019: The Year Of The Northern Lightning

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2019 SA Cup

—  Countdown to the launch of our 2019 Spaceport America Cup competition rocket.




Spaceport America Cup


Countdown To 2019 Launch


Mission Profile

Mission: Launch. Recover. Repeat.

Launch Vehicle: The Northern Lightning

Payload: S.A.M. III

Loaded Weight*: 74.7 lbs.

Empty Weight*: 49.9 lbs.

Projected Altitude*: 30,000 ft.

Projected Velocity*: Mach 1.53 (1890 km/h)



Altitude Profiles


Velocity Profiles