As part of the 2010-2011 NASA University Student Launch Initiative competition, the BYU Mechanical Engineering Department and the Fulton College of Engineering sponsored capstone team 12 in building a rocket that would compete against other universities.
The rocket had to carry an innovative payload to 5,280 ft AGL and land within 2500 ft of the landing pad with 10 mph winds.
School Year (term): 2010-2011
Sponsor: BYU Mechanical Engineering/ NASA
Team Name: BYU Rocketry
Coach: Jerry Bowman
Team Members: Jeff Kitchen, Joel Shepherd, Kei Eto, Manil Poudyal, Robb Hays, Sam Wood