Cirrus-2 [Hermann Oberth Society]
The Cirrus was a sounding rocket with two stages, developed by the "Hermann Oberth Society".
The Cirrus was developed both in one stage and a two stage version, capable to reach a height of 35 kilometers or 50 kilometers with a payload of 5 kg.
For each version, only one flight was conducted, both on 16 September 1961 from Cuxhaven. A remaining Cirrus-2 rocket is exhibited at the Hermann Oberth Space Travel Museum in Feucht, Germany.
|Version||Stage 1||Stage 2|
Nr TNr Vehicle Date LS Payload
1 1 Cirrus-1 16.09.1961 Cux * R&D 2 2 Cirrus-2 16.09.1961 Cux * R&D Launch sites: Cux = Cuxhaven, Niedersachsen, Germany †