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Hybrid Sounding Rocket

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Scale rocket model of the Cesaroni Hyperion-1D hybrid sounding rocket developed by Cesaroni Technolocy and Environment Aeroscience Corporation (eAc).
(TOP): Main cross parachute used to recover rocket is a 2-stage drogue to main parachute system designed for supersonic deployment using ribless guide surface and kevlar ribbon drogue parachutes. Parachute systems designed and fabricated by Paratech Parachutes.

(BOTTOM): View of actual rocket.

Hyperion-1D Hybrid Sounding Rocket Developed for DARPA project (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) uses Paratech Parachutes. Rocket is constructed of lightweight carbon fiber and kevlar.




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