The first flight of the HONEST EAGLE took place on Thursday, 08 August 2019 at Lucerne Dry Lake, CA. The vehicle was powered by an Aerotech I280DM rocket motor. A delay charge of 10 seconds was selected based on flight simulation results. The vehicle was rail-launched.
The following is a video of the lift-off courtesy of Scott Robb Videos: Click Here to View Launch Video
Boost was absolutely vertical with little induced roll. Peak altitude as recorded by the onboard altimeter was 2,653 feet AGL.