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  1. Ian Mulgrew: Accused bomb plotter feared being 'taken out' by undercover officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Vancouver Sun

    ... the cop, who was pretending to be an extremist Arab businessman, and asked him to join him in his new hobby - model rocketry. "If you'd like to get into that with me - we could shoot off some model rockets and have some fun," he insisted. Asked to ...

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  2. Broken hips; Zapolski a genius; Where's 'Tuffy'; BEN Column, March 2, update 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | NJ.com

    The column that says you wouldn't think it would be easy to hide a 1,300-acre farm, but Mike Zapolski did it on Saturday with his rocket shoot because reporter Caitlyn look for you all over Cedarville, and you'd think with Erwin being the mayor, somebody would know where they live. "The use of the term Newtons is common in model rocketry -- as is also impulse.

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  3. Free-range chickens; Green trailers at port; Rockets soar at Sheppards; BEN Column, March 1, update 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    ... equipment, tables, and chairs. "These launches are only possible because of the cooperation of many in the model rocketry community, and the willingness of the property owners who permit BARC to conduct our launch activities on their private land. ...

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  4. First Model Rocket to Fly in Space Lands on Museum DisplayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Space.com

    ... who flew it to space will be in Seattle for the meeting and to help dedicate an exhibit on the history of model rocketry. "The convention's featured guest speaker will be astronaut Jay Apt, who carried a special Astron Scout model rocket belonging ...

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  5. Super Bowl to be a no drone zone': FAARead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | New York Post

    ... - also known as drones - are prohibited within the restricted areas. These include model aircraft operations, model rocketry and Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). Anyone who operates an unmanned aircraft in the restricted area could face civil ...

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  6. FAA makes Sunday's Super Bowl a 'no drone zone'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Digital Trends

    ... - also known as drones - are prohibited within the restricted areas. These include model aircraft operations, model rocketry and Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). Anyone who operates an unmanned aircraft in the restricted area could face civil ...

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  7. Super Bowl will have 30-mile "no drone zone"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | GigaOM

    ... - also known as drones-are prohibited within the restricted areas. These include model aircraft operations, model rocketry and Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). Anyone who operates an unmanned aircraft in the restricted area could face civil ...

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  8. FAA Warns No Drones Allowed at the Super BowlRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Roll Call

    ... - also known as drones-are prohibited within the restricted areas. These include model aircraft operations, model rocketry and Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). Anyone who operates an unmanned aircraft in the restricted area could face civil ...

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  9. FAA: Don't fly those drones near the Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    ... control flight operations, banner towing operations, sightseeing operations, model aircraft operations, model rocketry, seaplane/amphibious water operations and Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)." To post a comment, log into your chosen social network ...

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  10. Super Bowl rules: guacamole yes, drones noRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... - also known as drones - are prohibited within the restricted areas. These include model aircraft operations, model rocketry and Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). Anyone who operates an unmanned aircraft in the restricted area could face civil ...

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  11. Robotics makes it to schoolsRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2015 | The Telegraph

    ... who are undergoing regular classes. "The institute was set up to promote basic and advanced aero modelling, model rocketry and robotics among school students. As many as 250 household electronic gadgets have been prototyped by our organisation. It ...

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  12. Make a Scale Static PropellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Model Airplane News

    ... the three equally spaced lines for the blade placement, I made a simple CAD drawing for a guide. Using an old model rocketry trick, I placed the length of pipe onto the top edge of a desk drawer, closed the drawer, and drew the lines perfectly ...

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  13. Bridgeton rockets will fill the air Saturday at noonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... and lead as a senior member of the National Association of Rocketry (NAR),'' he explained. "Due to N.J. state model rocketry law, children must be at least 12 years old to launch a rocket in our state, and then only with adult supervision (21 years ...

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  14. Model Rocket Launch November 8, 2014, Open to PublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... to encourage students to become involved with science and engineering through hands on experience with model rocketry. Groups from the Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) work with RiMRA members to prepare for their competitions. Safety is ...

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  15. Five Geeky Model Rocket KitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Lockergnome

    Model rocketry is a hobby that has been practiced by youth for generations. Some of my fondest memories of my teenage years include building and launching model rockets with my older brother.

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  16. Skya s the limit at Baldwin Academy as students build rocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... for our students to assemble. And they're a $5,000 silver sponsor for our annual dinner on Nov. 14.” Model Rocketry Instructor Lyle Majeska recommended the Valinda school. He lives just down the street from the school that his own son ...

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  17. As rockets launch sky high, so can funds for breast cancer researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | WTVR Richmond

    High School Seniors Sanzio Angeli, of Clover Hill High School, and Dylan Whitesel, of Midlothian High School, hope to raise money and awareness for Breast Cancer research and break a world record at the same time. They are combining their love for model rocketry with community citizenship to create "Rocket4theCure."

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  18. Bridgeton city councilman firing up area rocket clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... and lead as a senior member of the National Association of Rocketry (NAR),'' he explained. "Due to N.J. state model rocketry law, children must be at least 12 years old to launch a rocket in our state, and then only with adult supervision (21 years ...

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  19. Cracker night at Canberra RocketryRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | Canberra City News

    A compilation of clips from night model rocketry flights conducted following the completion of HPR flights during the Canberra Rocketry Group's 'Ardlethan 6' launch.

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  20. History of the Personal Computer, Part 2: Intel & Motorola's virtual duopoly comes to an abrupt endRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | TechSpot

    ... Micro Instrumentation and Telemetry Systems, or MITS, which originally catered to amateur (ham) radio and model rocketry enthusiasts, looked toward the budding hobbyist computer movement for his company's continued survival. MITS' latest venture, a ...

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