Rocketry is Fun, Exciting and Educational

Unfortunately due to all sorts of issues Rocketry in South Africa can be challenging and frustrating!

SAASA (Rocketry SA) will help you get Started and offer you the opportunity to acquire new knowledge and learn (many) new skills

 

MANY ADVANTAGES IN JOINING

  • You will Join the Largest Rocketry Association is South Africa - Adding Your Voice to keep Rocketry Legal
  • The South African Rocketry Organization Recognised by the International Rocketry Comunity
  • The Only Rocketry Organization in South Africa that provides Insurance Coverage to Members
  • Currently the Only Legal way to obtain Commercial Model & High Power Motors in South Africa
  • Access to over 1000 Rocket Kits and Rocket Supplies - Members Receive First Priority & Huge Discounts
  • SAASA members receive Recognition for their knowledge and Skills by Participating in Training Programs
  • Enjoy Prestige Status, and Bragging Rights and we are working hard on international co-operation and cross certification

Membership to SAASA is open to any person or institution with a legitimate interest wishing to participate in any of the facets of rocketry

 

 

Membership,  Participation and Certification Levels

Membership Participation Levels Certification Levels
Model Rocketry Junior , Senior 0 / ZAMR
Sport Rocketry (FAI) Junior , Senior 0 / ZAMR
High Power Rocketry Junior* , Senior 1 , 2 , 3 , 4
Amateur / Experimental Rocketry Senior  1 , 2 , 3 , 4

Notes:
A Certification Level "0" (non certified) is automatically allocated to Members while Certification is pending

The "ZAMR" Certification level is unique to South Africa and is Awarded on successfull completion of "First Flight" Program
(The "ZAMR" Certification is required in order to purchase and fly Authorized/Certified Model Rocket Motors in South Africa)

At SAASA you can choose the Membership Level that best meets your needs. 
You can read all about Certification Programs & Requirements

 

Free Membership

Membership Fees:

  • No charge/Free               
Requirements:  
  • No Age restriction
  • Show an Interest in Rocketry
  • Accept membership Agreement

Privileges:

 

  • Access to the Rocketry Resources
  • Reduced Fees for official SAASA events

Limitations:

  • No Voting rights
  • No Membership Card Issued
  • No Certification Allowed (Certification requires a paid Membership level)
  • No Direct Insurance coverage (Special coverage will be provided, subject to the member participating in an official SAASA activity

 

JUNIOR MODEL ROCKETRY

(PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP)

Membership Fees:

  • R150 /year
  • Sponsorship available to deserving individuals on merit              
Requirements:  
  • Any person under the age of 18
  • Show an Interest in Rocketry
  • Accept and Sign Membership Agreement (MRJ)

Privileges:

 

  • Access to Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Premium Model Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Model Rocketry Training Material & Online Courses
  • Reduced Fees for official SAASA events
  • Discounts in Rocketry SA WebStore
  • Membership Card (issued subject to signed Membership App)
  • Authorization to purchase Model Rocket Motors
  • Membership Insurance (subject to terms and conditions)

Limitations:

  • Restricted Voting Rights

 

 

SENIOR MODEL ROCKETRY

(PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP)

Membership Fees:

  • R200 /year
  • Sponsorship available to deserving individuals on merit              
Requirements:  
  • Any person 18 years and older
  • Show an Interest in Rocketry
  • Accept and Sign Membership Agreement (MRS)

Privileges:

 

  • Access to Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Premium Model Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Premium High Power Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Model Rocketry Training Material & Online Courses
  • Access to High Power Rocketry Online Training Courses
  • Reduced Fees for official SAASA events
  • Discounts in Rocketry SA WebStore
  • Membership Card (issued subject to signed Membership App)
  • Authorization to purchase Model Rocket Motors
  • Authorization to purchase Rocket Motors (subject to Certification)
  • Membership Insurance (subject to terms and conditions)

Limitations:

  • Full Voting Rights

FAI SPORT ROCKETRY

(PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP)

Membership Fees:

  • R300 /year
  • Sponsorship available to deserving individuals on merit              
Requirements:  
  • Any person under the age of 18
  • Show an Interest in Rocketry
  • Accept and Sign Membership Agreement (MRJ)

Privileges:

 

  • Access to Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Premium Model Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Model Rocketry Training Material & Online Courses
  • Reduced Fees for official SAASA events
  • Discounts in Rocketry SA WebStore
  • Membership Card (issued subject to signed Membership App)
  • Authorization to purchase Model Rocket Motors
  • Membership Insurance (subject to terms and conditions)

Limitations:

  • Restricted Voting Rights

 

 

JUNIOR HIGH POWER ROCKETRY

(PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP)

Membership Fees:

  • R250 /year
  • Sponsorship available to deserving individuals on merit              
Requirements:  
  • Any Junior Member between 14 and 17 years
  • Show an Interest in Rocketry
  • Accept and Sign Membership Agreement (MRS)
  • Accept and Sign High Power Participation Agreement (JHPR)

Privileges:

 

  • Access to Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Premium Model Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Premium High Power Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Model Rocketry Training Material & Online Courses
  • Access to High Power Rocketry Online Training Courses
  • Reduced Fees for official SAASA events
  • Discounts in Rocketry SA WebStore
  • Membership Card (issued subject to signed Membership App)
  • Authorization to purchase Model Rocket Motors
  • Authorization to purchase Rocket Motors (subject to Certification)
  • Membership Insurance (subject to terms and conditions)

Limitations:

  • Restricted Voting Rights

 

SENIOR HIGH POWER ROCKETRY

(PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP)

Membership Fees:

  • R250 /year
  • Sponsorship available to deserving individuals on merit              
Requirements:  
  • Any person 18 years and older
  • Show an Interest in Rocketry
  • Completetion of Model Rocketry First Flight Course
  • Accept and Sign Membership Agreement (HPRS)

Privileges:

 

  • Access to Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Premium Model Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Premium High Power Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Model Rocketry Training Material & Online Courses
  • Access to High Power Rocketry Online Training Courses
  • Reduced Fees for official SAASA events
  • Discounts in Rocketry SA WebStore
  • Membership Card (issued subject to signed Membership App)
  • Authorization to purchase Model Rocket Motors
  • Authorization to purchase Rocket Motors (subject to Certification)
  • Membership Insurance (subject to terms and conditions)

Limitations:

  • Full Voting Rights

 

AMATEUR ROCKETRY

(PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP)

Membership Fees:

  • R300 /year            
Requirements:  
  • Any person 18 years and older
  • Show an Interest in Rocketry
  • Accept and Sign Membership Agreement (AR)

Privileges:

 

  • Access to Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Premium Model Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Premium High Power Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Model Rocketry Training Material & Online Courses
  • Access to High Power Rocketry Online Training Courses
  • Reduced Fees for official SAASA events
  • Discounts in Rocketry SA WebStore
  • Membership Card (issued subject to signed Membership App)
  • Authorization to purchase Model Rocket Motors
  • Authorization to purchase Rocket Motors (subject to Certification)
  • Membership Insurance (subject to terms and conditions)

Limitations:

  • Full Voting Rights
  • Restricted Insurance cover

 

 

OTHER MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS

AFFILIATE

  • R250 /year
    20% will be transfered into the Affiliated Rocketry Group Account
     
  • Access to Premium Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Online Rocketry Courses
  • Must hold a valid Cub Membership in affiliated rocketry group
  • Affiliate Group
AFFILIATE
GROUP

 
  • R1000 /year
    -Affiliate Members will contribute 20% into the Group Account
    -It only takes 20 Members tol pay the Group Account Membership
     
  • Access to Premium Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Online Rocketry Courses
  • Must hold a valid Cub Membership in affiliated rocketry group
  • Private Group Resources for Members of the Group
  • Group Page
DEALER 
  • R950 /year
  • Access to Dealer Resources
  • Access to Premium Rocketry Resources and Content
  • Access to Online Training
  • Access to Import & Purchasing Channel
  • Guidance and Assistance with Explosive Permits and Regulations

CORPORATE

 

  • R2500+ /year
     
  • Access to Rocketry Resources
  • Access to Premium Model Rocketry Resources
  • Access to official SAASA events
EDUCATOR
  • Free
     
  • Access to Educator Resources
  • Access to Rocketry Resources

Limitations:

  • Restricted Voting Rights
  • Restricted Insurance Cover

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