JHAB-3 – Radio Check
Balloon Launch Status
Launch Readiness Status go
Launch readiness has been evaluated, and is currently GO. No foreseeable issues with launch progress.
Launch Completed: 04/29/2012 @ 09:22completed
This balloon was launched on 04/29/2012 at 09:22. Launch was completed at 11:31.
Mission Flight Director name Joshua Nagel email firstname.lastname@example.org
Description of Launch
We’re scheduled for our 3rd launch on Sunday 4/29/2012 @ 9:00am. Winds look pretty good. Flight 3 will attempt to use our new HAM radio tracker (KJ6UXA-1), 3rd camera facing downward, and finally capture the decent on our GoPro.
Launch and Chase team: Josh, Tyler, and Ken
Payload Weight: 1.723 kilograms / 3.7906 pounds
The weight of the payload in kilograms.
Balloon Weight: 1.2 kilograms / 2.64 pounds
The weight of the balloon in kilograms.
Our payload this flight will be 1 GoPro, Side View Cannon PowerShot A480, Down View PowerShot A495, and the new MT-AIO TinyTrack Radio.
Post Flight Details
Flight PathDownload KMZ File KJ6UXA-1
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: 11:31
The time that the balloon landed on the ground.
Flight Time: 02:09:22
The length of time that the balloon was airborne. Formatted as HH:MM:SS.
Maximum Altitude: 28.911 kilometers / 17.96 miles
The maximum altitude the balloon reaches in kilometres.