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Purdue AMET Aerospace
Purdue University West Lafayette - West Lafayette, United States

Team Description

The AMET Aerospace project team places particular emphasis on the design and construction of high altitude launch vehicles and near space research. Since 2012, our group has been achieving these goals through the use of free-floating latex weather balloon vehicles. Current goals to expand upon payload weight capacity as well as maximum altitude include the development and launch of a polyethylene based zero-pressure weather balloon. Furthermore, AMET Aerospace is currently working towards the

Plan for launch

Multiple launches over each weekend of the event. Latex and polyethylene zero-pressure

Why did you join?

We want to test and improve our designs

Team Members

  • Ian Means