On November 2, Noosphere Engineering School hosted the Fourth “Star Track” student space tournament with the participation of 21 teams from Dnipro, Kyiv and Kharkiv.
The finalists of the tournament have shared the prize fund of Association Noosphere in the amount of 25,000 UAH, and got an opportunity to implement their ideas based on and with the full support of Noosphere Engineering School.
The winners of the Fourth student space tournament are:
CanSat launcher from Kharkiv team Aerospace Technologies Corp. These guys suggested an alternative way of CanSat delivery to the target altitude and back.
Research rocket complex of DniproSkyLab team from Dnipro. The team presented two-stage launch vehicle for CubeSat.
In Freestyle category: I`ll be back team from Dnipro with the project of student rocket equipped with the system of landing to the target point.
The launch vehicle with liquid propellant engine from “Oduvanchki” team from Dnipro. The distinctive feature of this rocket is that a liquid propellant is used for its launch.
The launch vehicle with solid propellant engine from Kyiv team AMW LABS.
The panel of judges comprised:
Aleksey Lapin –Chief of General Assembly Department of the Design Bureau for rocket engines of Firefly Aerospace;
Sergey Kutovoy – Chief Innovation Officer of Noosphere;
Anzhela Davydova – Deputy Dean of Physical and Technical Faculty of Oles Honchar Dnipro National University;
Anna Saryboga – Deputy Director of the Institute of Aerospace Technologies National Technical University of Ukraine “Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute”.