The SAPPHIRE is Spacemodelling development program launched in 1997. It consists of four Work Goups - WG 1- Rules changes and education, WG 2- Aerodynamics, ballistics and ground facilities, WG 3 - Model rocket engines and WG 4 – Publications and Education. Work groups are composed of approximately 40 technical experts from all over the world. They recommend new designs, materials, technical characteristics of models, new measuring equipment and methods etc.
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