Non veni pacem mittere, sed gladium.
Sounding rocket? I don't really get it. Is it a prototype for something else? It looks like something that Goddard built 70 years ago.
Couldn't even get the chute to deploy. If there was a chute. Cute, but not anything more than a hobbyist's rocket.
Plus they almost landed it on their own heads.
So easy, even a High School student can do it! In my case two, both my son and daughter participated in this program, went to White Sands and launched rockets that big.