MASA builds the two-stage 2x4 designed to launch to 240,000 ft. It never flew due to issues with FAA waivers but would have set the world record for altitude in amateur rocketry.
2017 / Tortas 8
MASA is awarded 1st place at the inaugural Spaceport America Cup in the Hybrid/Liquid Category for the flight of Tortas 8 with its new and improved Gamma Centauri hybrid engine, and is declared the overall winner of the competition.
MASA first launches Blueshift with an M-Class commercial engine, designed for the 10,000 ft COTS category at Spaceport America Cup. Since then Blueshift has flown many times as an avionics & recovery test platform.
2016 / The Great Emancipator
MASA successfully launches The Great Emancipator with the Alpha Centauri engine to 13,800 ft. It places second in the Advanced Category at IREC 2016 and is the only Hybrid successfully launched at the competition.
MASA flies Maverick I for the Michigan Aerospace Challenge as a demonstration for local schools. It carries a CANSAT from the Student Space Systems Fabrication Lab and flies an L-Class commercial solid rocket motor.