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What is NFPA 1127?
This code provides requirements for safe operation of high power rockets to protect the user and the public from associated hazards that could cause deaths and injuries. Application includes use in conjunction with education, recreation, and sporting competition.
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What does NFPA 1127 address?
NFPA 1127 contains provisions for the design, construction, limitation of charge and power, and reliability of all high power rocket motors, plus design and construction of the rockets propelled by these motors. The code includes qualifications and certification of users as well as requirements for rocket tests, launch sites, and operations; spectator distance separation as well as prohibited activities.
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