A COMBINATION OF CULTURE AND COINCIDENCE
After setting our goals on the Kármán line, the team felt there was a clever naming opportunity to connect to the culture of the San Diego area and develop a play on words. Carmen San Diego is a character within a series of video games, board games, and animated entertainment which felt like the perfect connection to this rocket. The famous question within the character's story is "Where in the world is Carmen San Diego?". Well, this time at an altitude above 330,000 feet in the inner reaches of space, breaking through the Kármán line!