JHAB-2 – Sunrise – Lost in Space
Balloon Launch Status
Launch Readiness Status go
Launch readiness has been evaluated, and is currently GO. No foreseeable issues with launch progress.
Launch Completed: 10/08/2011 @ 06:08completed
This balloon was launched on 10/08/2011 at 06:08. Launch was completed at 09:59.
Mission Flight Director name Joshua Nagel email firstname.lastname@example.org
Description of Launch
The plan was a 2 hour flight, launched pre-dawn, in an attempt to capture the sunrise, then land in Murrieta valley (30 miles from launch) – Things don’t always go according to plan…
Link to flight record: http://jhabproject.com/jhab2-a-successful-failure/
Payload Weight: 1.660 kilograms / 3.652 pounds
The weight of the payload in kilograms.
Balloon Weight: 1.2 kilograms / 2.64 pounds
The weight of the balloon in kilograms.
Canon PowerShot A480, Canon PowerShot A495, GoPro HD, iPhone (Instamapper), SPOT GPS, USB Datalogger
Post Flight Details
Flight PathDownload KMZ File 0
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 LocationOpen in Google Maps
Landing Time: 09:59
The time that the balloon landed on the ground.
Flight Time: 03:41:22
The length of time that the balloon was airborne. Formatted as HH:MM:SS.
Maximum Altitude: 31 kilometers / 19.26 miles
The maximum altitude the balloon reaches in kilometres.