6th March 2009, 02:00 AM
5th annual Desert Heat scheduled for March 28th & 29th
TUCSON, Arizona USA — Mark your calendars and fill your tanks, it's time for the Southern Arizona Rocketry Association's 5th Annual Winter Rocket Launch, Desert Heat 2009. The two-day rocket extravaganza will be held on March 28th and 29th, 2009 at the Tucson International Modelplex Association (TIMPA) Complex on North Reservation Road between Manville Road and Mile Wide Road. Saturday's hours run from 9AM until 4PM with a night launch from 6AM until 8PM. Sunday's hours are from 9AM until 1PM. Special feature is two 50 rocket mass launches, scheduled for 11AM on Saturday and 1PM on Sunday. Rocket rentals are even available for you to launch for just $2, and includes the motor.