Stratos II Launch Succesful
Last week a group of students of the Delft University in the Netherlands successfully launched a rocket from the southern coast of Spain and reached an altitude of 21.5 km, a world student record. The aim is 100 km, the so-called Kármán line. Work on the Stratos III is already underway.
[wikipedia.org] – Delft Aerospace Rocket Engineering
On May 17, 2004, Civilian Space eXploration Team (CSXT, US) successfully achieved the first officially verified flight of an amateur high-power rocket into space, achieving an altitude of 72 miles (115 km).