Flash Launch Set
Model Rocket
Estes Flying Model Rocket
Model Rocketry
Flash Builder Kit
Estes Rocket
Model Rocket Launch
Flash Recovery
Flying Rocket

Flash® Launch Set

Sku: 001478
MSRP/MAP: $35.99
Must be purchased in master packs of 2

Get ready for a thrilling new hobby with our high-performance model rocket sets! Our FLASH Launch Set offers an affordable and easy way to experience the excitement of building and flying your own model rocket.

The FLASH is designed for easy assembly, with a pre-colored body tube and easy-to-apply decals. In just one hour, you can build your own professional-looking model rocket and get ready to take to the skies. But the real excitement comes from the sleek, drag-defying design of the FLASH rocket itself. With this design, you can enjoy high-performance flights of up to 925 feet on standard Estes model rocket engines. Our FLASH Launch Set is the perfect choice for beginners and experienced rocketeers alike. With its high-performance rocket and easy-to-use launch system, you'll be able to enjoy the excitement of model rocketry without breaking the bank. Get ready to launch into a new hobby with our FLASH Launch Set!

  • SKILL LEVEL: The Flash is an easy-to-assemble, Beginner level rocket with pre-colored parts.
  • RECOMMENDED ENGINES: A8-3, B4-4, B6-4, C6-5, C6-7
  • PROJECTED ALTITUDE: 925 ft. (282 m) on a C6-7


Must be purchased in master packs of 2

Build high-performance model rockets at an affordable price! You can experience the thrill of building and flying your own high performance model rocket without the need for gluing or waiting.

The pre-colored body tube of FLASH attaches easily and the die-cut decals are a breeze to apply. In just an hour, you will be able to build your first model rocket that will look like a pro made it!

The main feature of the FLASH Launch Set is its sleek, drag-defying design. This design provides high-performance, cloud-punching flights of up to 925 feet on Estes standard model rocket engines.

Each Estes Flash Launch Set comes complete with a FLASH snap-together model rocket kit as well as our Estes Launch System.

LAUNCH SYSTEM includes Estes Porta-Pad II Launch Pad and Electron Beam Launch Controller.

Estes Flash Model Rocket
Estes Flash Launch Set Model Rocket Kit

Includes Launch System!

  • Rocket

 1 Flash Flying Model Rocket
  • Launch Pad

 Porta-Pad II
  • Launch Controller

 Electron Beam Launch Controller

What You Need to Launch

Estes Engines, Recovery Wadding, Starters, and AA Batteries.

What You Need to Build

 Scissors, Fine Sandpaper, Masking Tape
Tools, Construction, and Finishing Supplies Not Included. Shop Supplies

Technical Specifications

  • Recommended Engines

A8-3, B4-4, B6-4, C6-5, C6-7
  • Launch System

Porta-Pad II (Included)
  • Projected Max Altitude

925 ft. (282 m)
  • Recovery System

12 in. (30.5cm) Parachute
  • Length

16.2 in. (41.1 cm)
  • Diameter

1.1 in. (28 mm)
  • Weight

1.8 oz. (51 g)
  • Fin Material

Molded Plastic
Flash Model Rocket Flight Sequence

Needed to Build (sold separately)

Scissors, Fine Sandpaper, Masking Tape
This product recommended for children ages 10+ with adult supervision for those under 12, and rocketeers of all ages.