Fire & Ice

ERC Fire & Ice 2023 High-Power Rocket Launch

Saturday, February 25, 2023 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Details:

The Edmonton Rocketry Club is excited to host Fire & Ice 2023. The launch will be held at Viking AB on Saturday, February 25, 2023 from 09:00 - 17:00.

Directions To Launch Site

We are expecting a ceiling of 10,000 feet AGL.

The launch is open to the public and everyone is welcome to attend. There will be flights with rocket motors sized A - M!

Rockets L - M sized - Contact us prior to launch to ensure that we can accommodate your project.

Everyone wishing to fly rockets must have a valid CAR/ACF membership card with them. CAR/ACF insurance will be in effect for CAR/ACF members flying at this event.

Guests who do not have a CAR/ACF membership and want to fly model rockets will need to purchase a “One-Day-CAR/ACF Membership” at the launch site which is included in the below launch fees. This is valid for model rockets only.

We do need volunteers for setup and take down, if you are able to help for setup please show up at the site at 08:00.

Launch Fees:

Fees are for the whole day.

Fees include the “One-Day-CAR/ACF Membership” of $5 for non-CAR/ACF Members.

Please bring exact change!

Adults (18 and over) flying High Power & Models:

CAR Members: $25.00

ERC Members: $20.00

Adults Flying Models Only:

CAR Members & All Others: $15.00

ERC Members: $10.00

Juniors (17 and under) flying High Power & Models:

CAR Members: $20.00

ERC Members: $15.00

Juniors flying Models Only:

All: $10.00

(Cash and E-Transfers accepted)

2 Competitions:

“ERC Mile-High Club Competition” (Rocket flying closest to the altitude of 1 mile / 5280 ft.)

“Closest to the Pin Competition” (Rocket landing closest to a designated pin on a successful flight over 500 feet)

Flight Cards:

All rockets will be inspected and require a flight card to be filled out before each flight. Below is the link for the flight cards that can be printed and partially completed before the inspection.

CAR Flight Data Sheet

We hope that you will join us for this exciting event!

Event Poster:

For those that want to share our event with others, we have included our Fire & Ice 2023 poster below for you to print and share.

ERC - Fire & Ice 2023 Invitation Poster.pdf

Fire & Ice 2022 Photos: