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The next Samson Launch is February 21st

February 18th, 2015

Observers, beginners, youth, scouts, families all are welcome to attend. Middle and High School Students should checkout Team America Rocketry  Challenge www.rocketcontest.org. Bring rockets if you have them. Recheck this site before departing for the field.

Setup is at 8:30 launching begins at 9:00 and continues until 4:00. If you get there by 10:00 - 10:30 you will see most of the action. There is a porta-potty provided. Bring a sack lunch, sun screen and water. You are invited to join us at Crews BBQ for an early supper after the launch.

Map at this link http://goo.gl/maps/7BEXk  or put Sod Road Samson AL in your GPS.

Directions to Launch Site: From the intersection of AL 52 and AL 87

(downtown Samson, AL), go west on AL 52 9/10 miles and turn right onto County 17, Go 8/10 miles on County 17; (with a cemetery on the right), turn left onto a wide graded dirt road. You will come to a short paved section and at 4/10 miles onto this road turn left at the SEARS rocket sign. Continue on one lane dirt road, cross railroad track and continue straight ahead past the sod farm offices into the middle of the field. Stay on the
road and observe the signs.

 Our vendor for rocket motors and kits is Chris Short see www.csrocketry.com

Future planned launch dates are 14 March.

The Next Samson Rocket Launch is January 31th 2015

January 26th, 2015

Observers, beginners, youth, scouts, families all are welcome to attend. Middle and High School Students should checkout Team America Rocketry Challenge www.rocketcontest.org. Bring rockets if you have them. Recheck this site before departing for the field.

Setup is at 8:30 launching begins at 9:00 and continues until 4:00. If you get

there by 10:00 - 10:30 you will see most of the action. There is a porta-potty
provided. Bring a sack lunch, sun screen and water. You are invited to join
us at Crews BBQ for an early supper after the launch.

Map at this link http://goo.gl/maps/7BEXk  or put Sod Road Samson AL in your GPS.

Directions to Launch Site: From the intersection of AL 52 and AL 87

(downtown Samson, AL), go west on AL 52 9/10 miles and turn right onto
County 17, Go 8/10 miles on County 17; (with a cemetery on the right), turn
left onto a wide graded dirt road. You will come to a short paved section
and at 4/10 miles onto this road turn left at the SEARS rocket sign.
Continue on one lane dirt road, cross railroad track and continue straight
ahead past the sod farm offices into the middle of the field. Stay on the
road and observe the signs.

 Our vendor for rocket motors and kits is Chris Short see www.csrocketry.com

Future planned launch dates are

21 February

14 March

The Next Samson Rocket Launch is January 10th

January 4th, 2015

Observers, beginners, youth, scouts, families all are welcome to attend. Middle and High School Students should checkout Team America Rocketry Challenge www.rocketcontest.org. Bring rockets if you have them. Recheck this site before departing for the field.

Setup is at 8:30 launching begins at 9:00 and continues until 4:00. If you get

there by 10:00 - 10:30 you will see most of the action. There is a porta-potty
provided. Bring a sack lunch, sun screen and water. You are invited to join
us at Crews BBQ for an early supper after the launch.

Map at this link http://goo.gl/maps/7BEXk  or put Sod Road Samson AL in your GPS.

Directions to Launch Site: From the intersection of AL 52 and AL 87

(downtown Samson, AL), go west on AL 52 9/10 miles and turn right onto
County 17, Go 8/10 miles on County 17; (with a cemetery on the right), turn
left onto a wide graded dirt road. You will come to a short paved section
and at 4/10 miles onto this road turn left at the SEARS rocket sign.
Continue on one lane dirt road, cross railroad track and continue straight
ahead past the sod farm offices into the middle of the field. Stay on the
road and observe the signs.

 Our vendor for rocket motors and kits is Chris Short see www.csrocketry.com

Future planned launch dates are

31 January

21 February

14 March

Merry Christmas from S.E.A.R.S.

December 20th, 2014

Wishing you and yours a Merry Christmas!MerryChristmasFromSEARSSantasGuys

The next launch is December 6th in Samson, Alabama.

November 30th, 2014

Observers, beginners, youth, scouts, families all are welcome to attend. Middle and High School Students should checkout Team America Rocketry Challenge www.rocketcontest.org. Bring rockets if you have them. Recheck this site before departing for the field.

Setup is at 8:30 launching begins at 9:00 and continues until 4:00. If you get

there by 10:00 - 10:30 you will see most of the action. There is a porta-potty
provided. Bring a sack lunch, sun screen and water. You are invited to join
us at Crews BBQ for an early supper after the launch.

Map at this link http://goo.gl/maps/7BEXk  or put Sod Road Samson AL in your GPS.

Directions to Launch Site: From the intersection of AL 52 and AL 87

(downtown Samson, AL), go west on AL 52 9/10 miles and turn right onto
County 17, Go 8/10 miles on County 17; (with a cemetery on the right), turn
left onto a wide graded dirt road. You will come to a short paved section
and at 4/10 miles onto this road turn left at the SEARS rocket sign.
Continue on one lane dirt road, cross railroad track and continue straight
ahead past the sod farm offices into the middle of the field. Stay on the
road and observe the signs.

 Our vendor for rocket motors and kits is Chris Short see www.csrocketry.com

Future planned launch dates are

 10 January 2015

31 January
21 February
14 March

November 1st Samson Launch is Cancelled

October 16th, 2014

The launch is cancelled due to high winds forecast for Saturday. Standby for a new date. Nov 8th or Nov 15th. 

Our setup is at 8:30 AM, the waiver opens for launches at 9:00 AM. We usually go until about 4:00 PM. Beginners and TARC teams are welcome. Bring the whole family!. Everyone is also invited to Crews BBQ in Samson after the Saturday launch. For more info see the directions to the field here.. The motor and high power kit vendor for SEARS is Chris Short. See http://www.csrocketry.com/

 NOTICE: Slow down to 5 mph while passing farm ofice and on the roads through the field. As always check this web site for any updates prior to leaving for the field.

October 4th is the next Samson AL Rocket Launch

September 27th, 2014

Our setup is at 8:30 AM, the waiver opens for launches at 9:00 AM. We usually go until about 4:00 PM. Beginners and TARC teams are welcome. Bring the whole family!. Everyone is also invited to Crews BBQ in Samson after the Saturday launch. For more info see the directions to the field here.. The motor and high power kit vendor for SEARS is Chris Short. See http://www.csrocketry.com/

 NOTICE: Slow down to 5 mph while passing farm ofice and on the roads through the field. As always check this web site for any updates prior to leaving for the field.

The next Samson Alabama Launch is September 6th

August 20th, 2014

Saturday setup is at 8:30 AM, the waiver opens for launches at 9:00 AM. We usually go until about 4:00 PM. Beginners and TARC teams are welcome. Bring the whole family!. Everyone is also invited to Crews BBQ in Samson after the Saturday launch. For more info see the directions to the field here.. The motor and high power kit vendor for SEARS is Chris Short. See http://www.csrocketry.com/

 NOTICE: Slow down to 5 mph while passing farm ofice and on the roads through the field. As always check this web site for any updates prior to leaving for the field.

Photos from August 16th Samson Launch

August 17th, 2014

R2D2 was the star of the launch. Well done Russ!

More photos here.

The Next Samson Launch is August 16th

August 9th, 2014

Saturday setup at 8:30 AM, the waiver opens for launches at 9:00 AM. We usually go until about 4:00 PM. Beginners and TARC teams are welcome. Bring the whole family!. Everyone is also invited to Crews BBQ in Samson after the Saturday launch. For more info see the directions to the field here.. The motor and high power kit vendor for SEARS is Chris Short. See http://www.csrocketry.com/

 NOTICE: Slow down to 5 mph while passing farm ofice and on the roads through the field. As always check this web site for any updates prior to leaving for the field.