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What if we built a rocket that is better than a NASA or commercially available rocket? What if we did it with students?
294 backers pledged $17,176 to help bring this project to life.
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    CHRISTA MCAULIFFE -- You will be listed as a backer on our website in addition to having our eternal thanks.

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    JIM LOVELL -- A subscription to our online newsletter with access to project photos, videos, and updates. You'll see firsthand the ups and downs of developing space systems.

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    VALERI POLYAKOV -- Receive a BURPG team photo with Starscraper signed by members of the Starscraper team.

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    JOHN GLENN -- Send a custom note on the inaugural flight of Starscaper. You'll be able to send any custom message that will fit on one side of a business card, and then we'll send it back to you after the mission!

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    BUZZ ALDRIN -- Receive an original, unreleased photo (only one copy of each photo will be printed) taken from space in addition to a digital copy of the photo.

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    ALEKSEI LEONOV -- Receive a full color poster of Starscraper, signed by the Starscraper team.

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    ALAN SHEPARD -- Receive a 1:10 flying scale model kit of Starscraper. When completed, it is 34 inches tall and flies on standard 24mm motors.

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    VALENTINA TERESHKOVA -- Receive a 3-D printed model of Starscraper on Atlas, the test trailer. Additionally, your name/organization will be promoted as an official member of the BURPG team of sponsors and will be promoted on our website, and will receive a BURPG Starscraper 'Mission Supporter' insignia for inclusion on your website and other materials.

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    CANSAT -- Launch a payload on Starscraper's first launch! Payloads must be <500g and fit within the CanSat standard envelope. You are responsible for the fabrication of the payload, and $666 of your pledge covers the integration with the launch vehicle and development of the payload carrier. Additional details apply, contact us for more information.

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    NEIL ARMSTRONG -- An invitation to join us at the inaugural launch of Starscraper in Black Rock Desert, Nevada*. You will be able to join the team at mission control. Additionally, receive an invitation for you and 10 other people to come visit our rocket lab at Boston University.

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