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Wednesday
08:30:00 EDT
12:30:00 UTC

2016-05-04

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University of Maine High Altitude Balloon Team
(UMHAB)

Record # 745


Pittsfield, Maine, USA


44.7718, -69.3821

(N44° 46' 18", W69° 22' 56")

Grid: FN54HS

Map of Launch Site:
UMHAB-50

Latex, 1600g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


N1YIP-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz
KB1YOF-11







Space Available



UMaineARC, AA1PJ
aa1pj@eastron.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
1600 Using: Hydrogen






After Flight Report: Recovery Undetermined
StageTimeAltitudeLatitude, LongitudeNotes
Launch or
First:
12:36:37
UTC
895 ft.
0.27 Km
44.77150, -69.38317
FN54HS
Distance from launch
Ascent/Descent Rates
Burst or Max
Altitude:
14:24:36
UTC
112,664 ft.
34.34 Km
45.31300, -68.37483
FN55TH
61.8 Mi / 99.5 Km
1035 ft/min
Touchdown
or Last:
15:03:38
UTC
2,774 ft.
0.85 Km
45.56483, -67.88417
FN65BN
91.3 Mi / 146.9 Km
2815 ft/min
Max Speed was: 107.02 MPH, reached at 38795 feet @ FN55NB

Thursday
08:15:00 EDT
12:15:00 UTC

2016-05-05

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Balloon Assisted Stratospheric Experiments (DePauw University)
(BASE)

Record # 724


Greencastle Middle School, Greencastle, Indiana, USA


39.64, -86.84

(N39° 38' 24", W86° 50' 24")

Grid: EM69NP

Map of Launch Site:
BASE 86

Latex, 800g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


W9YJ-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz






http://www.depauw.edu/academics/departments-programs/physics-astronomy/department-research/base/


Howard Brooks, KC9QBN
hlbrooks@depauw.edu


Twitter/Facebook:
#BASE_DePauw

Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
800 Using: Hydrogen

Flight with Greencastle Middle School 8th grade science experiments.




After Flight Report: NearSat Recovered
StageTimeAltitudeLatitude, LongitudeNotes
Launch or
First:
12:15:20
UTC
853 ft.
0.26 Km
39.64000, -86.84350
EM69NP
Distance from launch
Ascent/Descent Rates
Burst or Max
Altitude:
14:15:22
UTC
88,150 ft.
26.87 Km
38.86833, -86.73767
EM68PU
53.6 Mi / 86.3 Km
727 ft/min
Touchdown
or Last:
14:50:46
UTC
1,145 ft.
0.35 Km
38.53600, -86.78500
EM68OM
76.3 Mi / 122.9 Km
2458 ft/min
Max Speed was: 82.86 MPH, reached at 27014 feet @ EM68PR

Friday
09:00:00 CDT
14:00:00 UTC

2016-05-06

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Amateur Radio Balloons Over North East Texas
(ARBONET)

Record # 740





33.1571, -96.7072

(N33° 9' 26", W96° 42' 26")

Grid: EM13PD

Map of Launch Site:
ARBONET 21, OGLE ELEMENTARY

Latex, 600g, Helium



K5ARB-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz






http://www.arbonet.net/


Michael Willett, K5NOT
mw@omsrc.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
600 Using: Helium

Launch of student experiments for Ogle Elementary Will include APRS and RDF beacon


Saturday
07:00:00 MDT
13:00:00 UTC

2016-05-07

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Edge of Space Sciences
(EOSS)

Record # 733


Wiggins, CO


40.2455, -104.054

(N40° 14' 44", W104° 3' 14")

Grid: DN70XF

Map of Launch Site:
EOSS-222

Latex, 3000g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


AE0SS-11
APRS: 144.340Mhz
K0SCC-11
K0SCC-11 on 147.42 MHz.




http://www.eoss.org/


Mike Manes, KE7KCK
mrmanes@gmail.com


Twitter/Facebook:
@eossorg

Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
3000 Using: Hydrogen

5 x Denver Metro State balloonsats + 1 x DemoSat. Wx date Sun 5/1/16


Saturday
07:00:30 MDT
13:30:00 UTC

2016-05-07

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Edge of Space Sciences
(EOSS)

Record # 734


Wiggins, CO


40.2455, -104.054

(N40° 14' 44", W104° 3' 14")

Grid: DN70XF

Map of Launch Site:
EOSS-223

Latex, 3000g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


AE0SS-11
APRS: 144.340Mhz
KE0BMV-11
KE0BMV-11 on 145.600 MHz




http://www.eoss.org/


Mike Manes, KE7KCK
mrmanes@gmail.com


Twitter/Facebook:
@eossorg

Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
3000 Using: Hydrogen

3 X Denver Metro State balloonsats + 1 demosat. Douglas County STEM p/l + NSSTI p/l + Denver Sch. of Arts ARC beacon KE0FXH-1. Wx date Sun 5/1/16


Saturday
12:30:00 EDT
16:30:00 UTC

2016-05-07

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Overlook Horizon High Altitude Balloon Team
(OLHZN)

Record # 746


Canandaigua, NY


42.9072, -77.2734

(N42° 54' 26", W77° 16' 24")

Grid: FN12IV

Map of Launch Site:
OLHZN-2

Latex, 600g, Helium



KD2KPZ-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz






http://www.OverlookHorizon.com


Tory Carissimo, KD2KPZ
tory@overlookhorizon.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
600 Using: Helium

Live broadcast, pre-flight full details and post-flight data and photos available at http://www.OverlookHorizon.com


Saturday
09:00:00


2016-05-14

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Arizona Near Space Research
(ANSR)

Record # 739


U of A Ag Station, Maricopa, AZ


-111.976, 33.0727

(S111° 58' 34", E33° 4' 22")

Grid: K6M

Map of Launch Site:
ANSR-100

Latex, 3000g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


KA7NSR-6
APRS: 144.340Mhz






http://www.ansr.org, http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Ballooning/


Bill McLean, W7AS
bmclean@netzero.net


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
3000 Using: Hydrogen

This will have a single 12.5 pound payload for ASU School of Engeneering


Saturday
09:30:00 CDT
14:30:00 UTC

2016-05-14

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Central Nebraska Near Space Program
(CNNSP)

Record # 717


Aurora, NE


40.8585, -97.9958

(N40° 51' 31", W97° 59' 45")

Grid: EN10AU

Map of Launch Site:
CNNSP-11

Latex, 1200g, Helium



KC0MWM-11
APRS: 144.360 MHz
KC0MWM-12
144.390 MHz

CW beacon 146.565 MHz






Space Available
http://www.cnnsp.org/


Roger Hammond,
kc0mwm@gmail.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
1200 Using: Helium

Edgerton Explorit Center


Saturday
09:30:00 CDT
14:30:00 UTC

2016-05-14

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Nebraska Stratospheric Amateur Radio
(NSTAR)

Record # 747


Aurora, NE


40.8585, -97.9958

(N40° 51' 31", W97° 59' 45")

Grid: EN10AU

Map of Launch Site:
NSTAR 16-B

Latex, 1500g, Helium



N9XTN-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz
N9XTN-12
APRS 144.360 MHz




http://www.nstar.org/


Mark Conner, N9XTN
mconner1@gmail.com


Twitter/Facebook:
@N9XTN

Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
1500 Using: Helium

Edgerton Explorit Center Dual flight with CNNSP


Saturday
10:30:00


2016-05-14

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Sunset:



Ivy Near Space Program for Computing Technologies
(INSPCT)

Record # 730


Goshen Airport, Goshen Indiana (KGSH)


41.5263, -85.7942

(N41° 31' 35", W85° 47' 39")

Grid: EN71CM

Map of Launch Site:
INSPCT-4a

Latex, 1500g, Helium



KC9VVJ-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz

Chase team will use 145.75MHz for FM Voice







Dave Bohlmann, KC9VVJ
dbohlmann@ivytech.edu


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
1500 Using: Helium

Second attempt to use a surplus gas bag. We also will have a radio monitoring ADS-B aircraft telemetry on-board.

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