This page was last updated on 08/14/202
All rocket launches are dependent on many factors such as weather, burn bans
and crops so check the clubs’ web pages for current status before you head out to a launch. :)
Texas Burn Ban Map - Texas KBDI Map - NAR Launch Calendar National Hi-Power Events: Spreadsheet

Date

Texas Rocket Launches

08/27/22

Tripoli Houston Rocket Launch at the South site (Members only) - 9 AM-5 PM
Check the club website for current launch status

08/27/22

Panhandle of Texas Rocketry Society (POTROCS) Tripoli Rocket Launch

08/02/22 to 08/05/22

Kloud Busters Airfest 28, Tripoli Rocket Launch in Argonia Kansas
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09/03/22

Alamo Rocketeers Model Rocket Launch at the Kitty Hawk Flying Field in Garden Ridge from 8AM to Noon – Check club Facebook event for registration and current launch statusComal County Burn Ban Status.

09/10/22

Austin Area Rocketry Group (AARG) Tripoli Rocket Launch at Hutto – 9 AM to 3 PM
Check club Groups.io for detailsCheck club website for current status.

09/17/22

Alamo Rocketeers Model Rocket and HPR Launch at the South Texas Regional Airport in Hondo from 8AM to 12:30 PM – Check club Facebook event for registration and current launch statusMedina County Burn Ban Status.

09/18/22

Panhandle of Texas Rocketry Society (POTROCS) Tripoli Rocket Launch

10/01/22

Cornfield Classic JROTC Rocket meet at the Medina Valley High School in Castroville from 8 AM to Noon.

10/01/22

Home Depot Fire Safety Month event at 3111 S.E. Military Dr, San Antonio 9 AM to Noon
Alamo Rocketeer will be making and flying air rockets

10/08/22

Alamo Rocketeers Model Rocket Launch at the Kitty Hawk Flying Field in Garden Ridge from 8AM to Noon
Check club Facebook event for registration and current launch statusComal County Burn Ban Status.

10/08/22

Tripoli Houston 002 Tripoli Rocket Launch at the Hearne Municipal Airport - 9 AM-5 PM
Check the club website for current launch status

10/15/22

Alamo Rocketeers Model Rocket and HPR Launch at the South Texas Regional Airport in Hondo from 8AM to 12:30 PM – Check club Facebook event for registration and current launch statusMedina County Burn Ban Status.

10/22/22

Panhandle of Texas Rocketry Society (POTROCS) Tripoli Rocket Launch

10/29/22

Alamo Rocketeers Night Launch at the Kitty Hawk Flying Field in Garden Ridge from 5 to 9 PM – Check club Facebook event for current launch status Click here to register

11/12/22

Tripoli Houston 002 Tripoli Rocket Launch at the Hearne Municipal Airport - 9 AM-5 PM
Check the club website for current launch status

11/19/22

Panhandle of Texas Rocketry Society (POTROCS) Tripoli Rocket Launch

12/03/22

Alamo Rocketeers Model Rocket Launch at the Kitty Hawk Flying Field in Garden Ridge from 8AM to Noon – Check club Facebook event for registration and current launch status

12/10/22

Tripoli Houston 002 Tripoli Rocket Launch at the Hearne Municipal Airport - 9 AM-5 PM
Check the club website for current launch status

12/17/22

Alamo Rocketeers Model Rocket and HPR Launch at the South Texas Regional Airport in Hondo from 8AM to 12:30 PM – Check club Facebook event for registration and current launch status Register for the launch here

04/02/23

Alamo Rocketeers’ American Rocketry Challenge Next to Last Chance Qualification Launch at the Kitty Hawk Flying Field from 12 PM to 4 PM – Comal County Burn Ban Status. Click here to Register

04/03/23

Alamo Rocketeers’ American Rocketry Challenge Last Chance Qualification Launch at the Kitty Hawk Flying Field from 3 PM to 7 PM. Comal County Burn Ban Status. Click here to Register.


Texas Rocket Clubs with regular launch windows (Check Club websites for details)

1st Sunday

Dallas Area Rocket Society NAR Model Rocket Launch in Arlington – 10AM-2PM – Map and field information

1st Saturday

Alamo Rocketeers, NAR#661 NAR Model Rocket Launch at the Kitty Hawk Flying Field from 8 AM to Noon

1st Saturday

Austin Area Rocketry Group Tripoli Rocket launch at Hutto (winter) or Apache Pass (summer)

1st Saturday

NASA/Houston Rocket Club at JSC - NAR Launch

2nd Saturday

Tripoli Houston #002 at Hearne Municipal Airport - Tripoli Rocket Launch

3rd Saturday

Alamo Rocketeers, NAR#661 NAR Model Rocket and HPR Launch at the South Texas Regional Airport from 8 AM to 12:30 PM

3rd Saturday

Dallas Area Rocket Society NAR Model and High Power Rocket Launch at Gunter – 10AM to 3PM – Map and field information

4th Saturday & Sunday

Tripoli North Texas at Cache Creek Site (Seymour. TX) – Friday evening-equipment setup, Saturday 9 AM to 4 PM, Sunday 9 AM to Noon, then equipment teardown

4th Saturday

Tripoli Houston Rocket Club at South Site (Members only) - Tripoli Rocket LaunchMarch thru August

Texas Amateur Rocket Launch Sites - Burn Ban Map
Note: Most of the fields listed below are on private property.  Permission to fly at these fields is given only to the clubs listed.  No individual should attempt to launch rockets at these fields without first consulting with the club contact.

Name of the field

Location Longitude, Latitude
 (NOT GPS) + Elevation. 

County
(for burn bans)

Club Website

Normal Launch
Window

Weather

FAA Waiver
Standing / Call-ins

Impulse Limit

Range Fees

Contact

Akroville Airport (3TX)

33*23’25”N, 97*21’38”W

Denton

TNT

Varies


7K/9K

M

Members $20
Non-members $30

Ray Shepard

Apache Pass Airport

30*40'47"N, 97*08'33"W, 402'

Milam

AARG

1st Saturday

Rockdale

10K/14K

N

$10 Adults /$7 Members/$5 Range

Jim Jarvis

Arlington

32*46'50"N, 97*07'25"W, 531'

Tarrant

DARS

3rd Saturday

Arlington

N/A

D

None

Jack Sprague

Beeville Municipal Airport

28*21’51”N, 97*47’31”W

Bee

Alamo Rocketeers

Varies

Beeville

12,225 AGL

M

Free

Art Applewhite

Cal Farley's Boys Ranch

35*31'53"N,-102*15'15W, 3190'

Oldham

POTROCS

Varies

Tascosa

18K feet

?

$5 members
$7 Non-members

Barre Wheatley

Gunter

33*25'10"N, 96*48'50"W, 649'

Grayson

DARS

Varies

Gunter

1 mile AGL

J

Members HP $10, Non-mem HP $20
Adult Modroc $5

Jack Sprague

Hearne Municipal Airport

30*51'39"N,96*37'16"W, 285'

Robertson

TH2

2nd Saturday

Hearne

12.5K/16K

M

$5/day MR
$10/day HPR

tripolihouston@gmail.com

Hutto

30*36'49" N,-97*29'51"W, 650'

Williamson

AARG

1st Saturday, September-March

Hutto

10K AGL

N

Members $7
Others $10

Jim Jarvis

Johnson Space Center (JSC)

29*33'30"N,-95*05'51"W, 16'

Harris

NHRC

1st, 3rd & 5th Saturday

Houston

2K feet

H

NHRC membership required

Warren Benson

Kitty Hawk Flying Field

29*37'25"N,-98*16'15"W, 735'

Comal

Alamo Rocketeers

1st Saturday

Garden Ridge

N/A

G

Donations gratefully accepted to cover field use fee

Art Applewhite

Seymour

33*30'03"N,-99*20'20"W, 1381'

Baylor

TNT

Varies

Seymour

16K AGL

M

$20 Non-mem/$10 members

Ray Shepard

South Texas Regional Airport (HDO)

29*21'33"N,-99*10'39"W, 930'

Medina

Alamo Rocketeers

3rd Saturday

Hondo

12.5K

M

Donations gratefully accepted to cover field use fee

Art Applewhite

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