Rocketry Clubs in Southern California

Southern California rocketry clubs offering supervised launches, rocket-building classes, and related events.


American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics – Orange County Section
AIAA OC Rocketry hosts the Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) and several Student Launch Initiative teams.


DART – Diego Area Rocket Team
Low-power and mid-power model rocketry for the greater San Diego region. Launches occur approximately twice a month and are free and open to the public.


Friends of Amateur Rocketry
Organization and facility for experimenters who want to test and fly rockets in the Mojave Desert.


National Association of Rocketry
Find a local club, launch calendar, and become a member for more resources.


Rocketry Organization of California (ROC)
Membership allows you to fly for free at regular ROC launches in the Lucerne Valley. Non-members can pay for monthly launches. Spectators are free. Visit their website for launch dates.


Southern California Rocket Association
A centrally located, supervised, and controlled Model Rocket launch site at the Santa Fe Dam services Los Angeles and Orange County. Model rocket building and design classes also available.