Aquila is a single-stage rocket powered by a solid-propellant engine, set to reach a 9 km apogee at the Spaceport America Cup (SAC) in New Mexico in June 2023.
• Reach a 9 km apogee with high precision
• Break the sound barrier and gain experience in supersonic flight
• Compete as the first German team at SAC
TRACE aims to develop a transpiration cooling system for a re-entry vehicle and investigate its performance. The free flight experiment is intended as validation of the transpiration cooling concept for heat protection systems under real flight conditions.Learn about TRACE