Rocketry

Rocketry with J-Biotech in Johor

 We’re down in Johor today for the Ekspo Agro Johor 2015. We conducted 2 rocketry workshops for SMK Sri Gading and SMK P Temenggong Ibrahim as part of J-Biotech’s CSR effort in promoting science to school children. For the finale their CEO, En. Wan Amir Jeffery launched a rocket sky high to mark this special occasion. We’re glad to support J-Biotech’s initiative in making biotechnology and biodiversity a key component of Malaysia’s drive to encourage …

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Rocketry in Seremban

30th October 2015: We were down in Dewan Majlis Perbandaran Seremban today for the 8th Anniversary celebrations of Malaysia’s manned spaceflight mission. We demonstrated to the audience on how to build a simple rocket by using everyday tools and materials you can find in your kitchen. For the grand hurrah, we launched a rocket into the southern skies and retrieved the rocket when it landed safely onto the Seremban town field. The objective of the …

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Space Race Rocketry Workshop

18th October 2015: We conducted 3 rocketry workshops for 70 kids from orphanges from Kuala Selangor, Sungai Buloh, Bukit Beruntung and Seri Kembangan to mark the launch of next year’s Space Race an event organised by Moteevasi and officiated by our angkasawan Dr. Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor. We’re looking for the next Malaysian to blast off into space. Everyone had a good time and I would like to thank my team and new mentors Emma Zulaiha …

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Career Fair down at MaGIC today!!!

  ATTENTION JOB SEEKERS!!! Come down to our booth today. We’re looking for Mobile app programmers and developers as well as Mentors for our Astronautics Club programme. Come and talk to us or send in your resume to mfaiz@angkasawan.org.my #MA2015’MaGIC, Cyberjaya  2000 candidates, 70+ exhibiting booths, and an average of 25 resumes received during the 2014 Career Fair. Our focus did not change this year, we are even more determined now to get startups/enterprises connected …

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National Rocketry Challenge

24th and 25th August 2015: We introduced the solid fuel category during the recent National Rocketry Challenge to bring excitement after 13 years of competition using water rockets. During the first day, the top 19 schools in Malaysia went through our Advanced Rocketry Workshop and designed and built their rockets. They were judged for rocket design and teamwork. The folowing day, the teams were impressive with their launches and were judged for apogee and parachute …

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Launch of Malaysian SE Blueprint

13th May 2015 – MALAYSIAN Prime Minister Najib Razak launched the Malaysian Social Enterprise Blueprint 2015-2018, a three-year strategic roadmap for developing a social enterprise ecosystem. The aim is to empower the Malaysian social enterprise sector to be self-sustaining, equitable and people-centric, and to create more impact-driven entrepreneurs by the year 2018. “The role of social entrepreneurship in promoting sustainable and equitable economic growth has been a focus of many governments around the world,” Najib …

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Building Pop Rockets

25th March 2015. As part of their co-curricular activities in school, members of our astronautics club built their own pop rockets last Wednesday. The students were exposed to the STEM approach of learning in which they got to design the rockets based on their own creativity. The session was led by their club teacher Mr. Ooi Leng Kai while being mentored by one of our members Prabaharan Nadarajan. The pop rockets module is the second …

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Rocketry in Cyberjaya

We conducted our very first rocketry workshop for the members of our astronautics club in Cyberjaya today. It was held at the MDeC’s Knowledge Workers Development Centre. Their facilities are state of the art and we would like to extend our deepest appreciation to MDeC for letting us have your venue to run our programme. The workshop got 19 kids having fun mixing chemicals, learning software programming to measure the thrust vector of their rockets …

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