Sarge 1 is the first SARGE reusable sounding rocket.
The 3rd launch of EXOS Aerospace's reusable launch vehicle. Failed during ascent due to what appears to be a gimbal issue. Sarge 1 glided steering its parachute and landed safely on the ground after dumping fuel.Suborbital SARGE 1 - Flight Proven ( ) Spaceport America Area
The SARGE rocket carried several small research payloads and was intended to reach a peak altitude of 80 kilometers. It only reached a peak altitude of about 20 kilometers before gliding back to a landing about 1.2 kilometers from the launch pad.Suborbital SARGE 1 - Flight Proven ( ) Spaceport America Area