JHAB-5 – The Movie
Balloon Launch Status
Launch Readiness Status go
Launch readiness has been evaluated, and is currently GO. No foreseeable issues with launch progress.
Launch Completed: 12/08/2012 @ 07:30completed
This balloon was launched on 12/08/2012 at 07:30. Launch was completed at 10:30 AM.
Mission Flight Director name Joshua Nagel email firstname.lastname@example.org
Description of Launch
The JHAB team has been hired by a movie crew to capture flight video to be used in a small indi film. We are heading out to the high desert for an early morning launch. Payload will be several GoPro HD's, and our trusty Cannon for timelapse captures, and our APRS radio at 144.390 MHz. Tracker will be KJ6UXA-5
Payload Weight: 1.723 kilograms / 3.7906 pounds
The weight of the payload in kilograms.
Balloon Weight: 1200 kilograms / 2640 pounds
The weight of the balloon in kilograms.
2 GoPro HDs, Cannon, APRS radion
Post Flight Details
Flight PathDownload KMZ File KJ6UXA-5
The KMZ file contains all the packets collected via the Amateur Radio Network, viewable in google earth. If you download the file into Google Earth, you can view the 3D version.
Landing Time: 10:30 AM
The time that the balloon landed on the ground.
Flight Time: 04:21:02
The length of time that the balloon was airborne. Formatted as HH:MM:SS.
Maximum Altitude: 22.346 kilometers / 13.89 miles
The maximum altitude the balloon reaches in kilometres.