Rocket-Dees are a cardboard paper craft project that you can build yourself!
Download a free printable template here: e-d-films.com/rocketdees.php.
For all you After Effects animators out there the project files are available here:
This project uses After Effects, FreeForm Pro for the wings, and Trapcode's Particular for the snow and smoke. You will need to download the trial versions of these plugins before you start the tutorial.
Have fun and let us know how the blast off goes!!