- Launch Control Officer
sees the launching of the rockets. Runs the launch control box and
handles the PA announcements. Watches the range for safety violations,
and has final say if a rocket flies or not. Should be certified
level 1, or higher.
- Range Safety Officers
- Over sees the checking
in of rockets and assigns the rocket to a particular pad. Takes a look
at the rocket to see if it is fit to fly. Make sure that the motor has
been mounted correctly, fins secure, and launch lugs are attached correctly.
Then assigns the rocket to a pad. Should be certified level 1, or higher.
- Pad Manager
- A good way to
help start learning launch operations. Helps manage the launch pads.
Changes out launch rods when needed, help loads small and large rockets
onto the launch pads. Helps the kids out with connecting their rockets.
And helps out the RSO when things gets busy. Gets to learn what the
RSO and LCO job are all about. Does not need to be certified.
- Assistants Positions
- Are helpers for the
main possitions. They will help out with whatever need done to make sure the
range runs more smoothly. Does not need to be certified.