L2 HPR Safety Quiz

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#1. When may a high-power rocket be launched?

#2. When may Research Motors that have been sold for a profit be used at a Tripoli Launch?

#3. How close can spectators be to a high-power rocket launch?

#4. The maximum landing speed of a rocket is not to exceed____?

#5. What is the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ)?

#6. What is the maximum altitude allowed for flying high power rockets if there is a cloud ceiling of 3,000 feet (914 m) and an FAA waiver to 15,000 feet (4572 m)?

#7. Organizations that may certify high power rocket motors include:

#8. What are the elements of an ignition system?

#9. What is the minimum distance for smoking (or open flames) from high power rocket motors, motor reloading kits and pyrotechnic modules?

#10. Which of the following materials can be used for research motor cases?

#11. Except for pertaining to safety, who may override a launch directors’ decision?

#12. Rockets flown at Tripoli launches may carry:

#13. What is the launch site criteria?

#14. What is a class 1 rocket?

#15. At what total impulse and/or average thrust does a motor become high power?

#16. What are the minimum criteria that define a high-power rocket?

#17. What is the maximum weight of a model rocket with motors installed?

#18. While a 3:1 average thrust to weight ratio is the absolute minimum established in the Tripoli Unified Safety Code, what is the typical initial minimum thrust to weight ratio for a rocket?

#19. The flier shall document the location of the center of ____ and be able to demonstrate the center of _____? (Answer in order of blanks)

#20. What is the minimum distance from a launch site to any person or property not associated with the operation?

#21. Who is allowed in the high-power launch area at a Tripoli launch?

#22. When is it permissible to catch a high-power rocket?

#23. When must the stability of a rocket be determined?

#24. What is the limit of surface wind for launching a high-power rocket?

#25. When can electronics that control energetics be powered on?