Welcome to the Alabama Rocket Engineering Systems Team Website!


The Alabama Rocket Engineering Systems (ARES) Team is a University of Alabama engineering design team competing in the 2015-2016 NASA Student Launch. The team was started in August 2015, and will be working hard throughout the 2015-2016 school year to design, build, and launch a high power rocket and a Hazard Avoidance Lander (HAL) payload. To learn more about the ARES Team, click on the "About" tab.


  • AThe team was formally accepted to the NASA Student Launch program on October 2nd.
  • The ARES Team's project proposal was submitted to NASA on September 11th.