Given the requirements for both Launch Initiative Space Race teams, XSpace has designed a rocket around the required Cesaroni 6 Grain XL motor casing. The team has decided to develop a rocket that will deploy a camera payload at apogee that will return to the ground separate from the main rocket body. The goal of this payload ejection is to capture 360 degree footage of the surrounding Upstate New York landscape, as well as a view of the main rocket body descending and deploying its main parachute.
The following are specifications for the current design of the XSpace competition rocket:
Key Design Features: