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The Buckeye Space Launch Initiative

Status: Active - Established
Purpose Statement: The Buckeye Space Launch Initiative (BSLI) is an interdisciplinary organization of 80+ ambitious students with a shared vision of student-led spaceflight. Our mission is to launch high powered rockets and foster the growth of talented individuals from diverse backgrounds in pursuit of reaching space. This year we have two competition teams attending the Spaceport America Cup in June 2017. We also have special projects regarding propulsion systems, avionics, aerodynamics, control systems, structures, and manufacturing techniques for a 100k high altitude rocket.
Primary Leader: Samuel Sojda
Secondary Leader: Jonathan Winkler
Treasurer Leader: Tristan Mooney
Advisor: John Horack
Organization Email:
Facebook Group Page:
Primary Type: Special Interest
Secondary Types: Academic/College
Primary Make Up: Undergraduate
Constitution: 2017_09_06_01_10_24_5107.Constitution.docx 
Meeting Time and Place: TBD
2036 Neil Ave Mall
Columbus, OH 43210
Office Location: 201 W 19th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43201
Membership Type: Open Membership
Membership Contact:
Time of Year for New Membership: Anytime
How does a Prospective Member Apply: Show up to a meeting or e-mail an officer
Charge Dues: No