Our Goals


Promote Research in Space

The Yellow Jacket Space Program hopes to promote and accelerate the development of the space industry within the State of Georgia by developing a sounding rocket capable of testing small scientific payloads in micro-gravity environments.

Prepare Students for Industry

The Yellow Jacket Space Program strives to prepare its team of undergraduate and graduate students for work in the Aerospace industry through the application of engineering curriculum, problem solving development, and communication skills development. YJSP wishes to boost students’ engineering competence and confidence.