It all began in 2008 when Rick published his article on Compressed Air Rockets for Make: Magazine volume 15. Since then, Air Rocket Works brought rocket fun all over the world through launch events and kits.

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Rick Schertle

Rick runs the Maker Lab at Steindorf STEAM School in San Jose, CA. He's a contributing writer to Make:, author of Make: Planes, Gliders and Paper Rockets and co-founder of AirRocketWorks.com. Along with his wife and kids, loves all things that fly.