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Welcome to the EARS news service. Here you will find all the latest news about EARS and our monthly launches. If you can't see what you are looking for on this page then you may want to search the archives. If you have news for EARS then please don't hesitate to pass it on.

EARS Spring Newsletter

The EARS Spring 2012 Newsletter is now available for download HERE

posted on Sat,14.04.12 @ 10:20 AM GMT

The Festival of Rocketry Joins Big EARS for 2012

In celebration of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee, EARS have united with UKRA to put on the UK's Biggest rocketry event.
Running from the 2nd to 5th June, this is sure to be a spectacular event. Not to be missed!
Details to follow shortly...

posted on Fri,23.12.11 @ 21:00 PM GMT

Great Aerotech Motor News

Press Release by AeroTech Consumer Aerospace
Friday, February 16, 2007

CEDAR CITY, Utah USA — AeroTech is pleased to announce the successful completion of the conformity tests according to European Directive 93/15/EEC on the full 'classic' line of AeroTech model and high-power
single-use and RMS™ reloadable rocket motors.

posted on Fri,16. 02.07 @ 09:21 PM GMT [more..]

I declare this stair case open....

With the wind gusting to 33mph and averaging a blustery 26mph the launch on Sunday 2nd September didnt see any actual launching but...

posted on Wed,06. 09.06 @ 10:23 PM GMT [more..]

EARS Member Breaks E-Class Record

EARS Member Oliver Neil Smith has become the latest holder of the E class altitude record pipping Colin Rowe's record of 1723ft by just 40ft.

posted on Mon,27. 03.06 @ 08:33 PM GMT [more..]

November EARS Launch and Fireworks Spectacular

November the 5th is rapidly approaching and with it the November EARS launch followed by the traditional post flying Fireworks. November EARS is on Sunday the 6th at our Elsworth site.

posted on Mon,17. 10.05 @ 09:47 PM GMT [more..]

Rebel Rocketry Announce CE Marking of Pro-XX Motors Imminent!!!

Today Peter Muller of Rebel Rocketry made the following announcement on the Usenet Newsgroup uk.tech.rocketry..................

posted on Fri,01. 07.05 @ 09:45 PM GMT [more..]

Important Announcement from UKRA

Today, 1st July, there has been a very important announcement from UKRA on the work that has been going on behind the scenes with the HSE on the new MSER regulations. These cover the storage of rocket motors. Also there is news on the issues of CE marking, pyro hybrid ignition and the preperation of ejection charges. All of which are of interest to ALL rocket flyers in the UK.

Please take a moment to read the two pdf documents on the UKRA site :-

(right click on the linkk and "Save As...")

To read the full article please visit the UKRA site.

EARS consider these two documents to be mandatory reading for all society members.

posted on Fri, 01.07.05 @ 09:37 PM GMT [link]

First Time Inexperienced Flyers at EARS Fly for free!

We have just found out that as a result of our recent formal Affiliation with UKRA we are now able to allow first time visitors, with no previous rocketry experience, to EARS to fly their rockets without having to take out temporary UKRA membership.....

posted on Tue,28. 06.05 @ 06:48 PM GMT [more..]

EARS July 3rd Launch update

Our next launch is the first Sunday in July, the 3rd. We hope you will join us for what should be another excellent days rocket flying.

We have some important news about this launch and where it may take place........

posted on Thu,23. 06.05 @ 10:56 PM GMT [more..]

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