Spot Landing
Abbreviation PSL
Event Type Miscellaneous
Pink Book Rule 60
Weighting Factor
Flight Attempts Allowed 1
10.4 Applicable? No
Pink Book Rule #60

Spot Landing Competition comprises three events open to single-staged entries. The purpose of this competition is to land the entry so that the tip of its nose cone is closest to a predetermined spot on the ground.[1]

Parachute Spot LandingEdit

Each entry must deploy a parachute, with dimensions no less than 15 centimeters square or 15 centimeters in diameter for recovery purposes.

Streamer Spot LandingEdit

Each entry must deploy a streamer with dimensions not less than 25 millimeters by 300 millimeters.

Open Spot LandingEdit

Any type of recovery device allowed, provided it conforms to the provisions of Rule 3.5.


  1. "2007 Pink Book." National Association of Rocketry. 05 Oct 2007. National Association of Rocketry. 2 Dec 2007 <>.