Tag: rocket

ADS Lab researchers attempting to unravel the design secrets of the Rocket.

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article image Press Release: The Rocket has a unique and interesting history, it started life as the Bedford TJ1090 truck which was produced under license in large numbers and became the standard trucks in Pakistan. A large spare part industry subsequently developed. However, due to factors of a lack of copyright, market regulation and closure of the Bedford Company in UK, the truck continued to be produced in Pakistan unlicensed. Then wonders happened, these…Read More

Rocket Internet, Ooredoo agree to bring investments

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Rocket Internet, a German start-up incubator, has partnered with Ooredoo Q.S.C, a Qatar-based telecommunications provider, to form Asia Internet Holding’ and will jointly build and fund existing e-commerce startups especially those focused on mobile services. This merger will benefit Rocket Internet’s ventures operating in Pakistan. The collaboration is expected to bring in heavy foreign investment to Pakistan, especially through Rocket Internet’s most…Read More

PSC conducts water rocket challenge for students

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STAFF REPORT KHI: A team of volunteers from Pakistan Science Club has recently organized an event Water rocket challenge’ on school level for the students who always remain busy in learning and have no practical approach so that they could learn by doing something practical. According to details, seven teams from four schools participated in it. Each team consisted of maximum 5 members. Before this event they also organized water rocket workshop for students so they can learn how to…Read More

Pak teacher develops water-run rocket missile

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: A Pakistani mechanical engineer and a school science teacher has developed a rocket missile, with an initial capability of flying up to 320 feet high, which uses water as its fuel."I had to cut water bottle and to install air compressor to develop this missile," says Muhammad Faisal, a teacher in Government Model School, Karachi, which is considered as the economic hub of the country.Using the back pressure technique to launch, the missile could easily be used for…Read More