Estes Flying Model Rocket Kit Space Corps™ Corvette Class 7281
An awesome rocket from the Estes Space Corps line! The Corvette Class military craft has a sleek look and is sure to turn heads on the launch site.
Meet the Space Corps Corvette Class military craft, the first release in a new Estes series, the Estes Space Corps. this small but fierce reconnaissance vessel can travel to the far reaches of our solar system at near light speed to gather intelligence and intercept any threats when needed. Estes’ battle-ready Corvette can soar up to 650 feet on a C6-5 engine and will garner the attention of on-lookers on and off the flying field. As mankind further explores the exosphere, space enthusiasts and rocketeers from around the world will race to build and collect their own Space Corps military fleet.
Skill Level 3 Intermediate
B4-4, B6-4, C6-3, C6-5
Projected Max Altitude
650 ft. (198 m) on a C6-5 engine
12 in. Parachute
25 in. (63.5 cm)
1.33 in. (34 mm)
3.2 oz. (90.7 g)
Laser cut wood
Porta-Pad II and Electron Beam Launch Controller
Launch Rod Size
Estes model rocketry is recommended for boys and girls ages 10+ with adult supervision for those under 12, and rocketeers of all ages.
Model Rocket Kits are rated by Skill Level
If you are just starting in the hobby start at the beginner level and move up from there at your own pace.
What is needed to build and fly
All model rockets come in kit form that require assembly. The materials are primarily cardboard tubes, balsa or plastic fins and nose cone. Materials will vary by model and are typically specified in the description of each kit.
Additional supplies will be necessary to build and finish your model rocket kit and may include:
Scissors, Hobby Knife
Wood Glue, Model Cement or CA(Super Glue)
Finishing Supplies like:
Launching Equipment and Supplies like:
Model Rocket Motors and Igniters
A safe place to fly using guidelines from the National Association of Rocketry Safety Code