Challenge 1: Safe Landings

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Your team’s MPCV spacecraft must stay together during drop tests from a height of one meter and must have secure seats that keep two toy “astronauts” in place during landing, but it must not prevent the astronauts from being able to get out of the spacecraft.


Students teams will design and construct a Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle (MPCV) which must carry two toy astronauts as passengers.

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Approximately 10 – 20 Hours

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