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Tuesday
08:00:00


2015-07-21

Sunrise:07:19:40
Sunset:19:27:01



Slartibartfast High Altitude Ballooning
(SHAB)

Record # 660


Watkins Mill State Park, Kearney, MO USA
-9999m / -32,805ft


39.2898, -94.4866

(N39° 17' 23", W94° 29' 12")

Grid: EM29SG

Map of Launch Site:
Slartibartfast

Latex, 600g, Helium



KE0EWJ
APRS: 144.390Mhz









Virginia Bernstein, KE0EWJ
evanandjena@yahoo.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
600 Using: Helium




Recovery Undetermined
No Post Flight APRS Data Available


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

2015-07-25

Sunrise:
Sunset:



NC Near Space Research
(NCNS)

Record # 661





35.8, -78.5

(N35° 48' 0", W78° 30' 0")

Grid: FM05ST

Map of Launch Site:
nsl-40

Latex, 600g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


KJ4CQQ-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz






http://www.ncnearspace.org/


Christopher Gorski, KD4BFP
paul@lowell.to


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
600 Using: Hydrogen






After Flight Report: Recovery Undetermined
StageTimeAltitudeLatitude, LongitudeNotes
Launch or
First:
12:51:11
UTC
1,100 ft.
0.34 Km
35.89633, -78.65117
FM05QV
Distance from launch
Ascent/Descent Rates
Burst or Max
Altitude:
14:43:38
UTC
104,233 ft.
31.77 Km
35.63767, -78.80900
FM05OP
19.9 Mi / 32.1 Km
917 ft/min
Touchdown
or Last:
15:00:00
UTC
424 ft.
0.13 Km
35.54917, -78.81000
FM05ON
25.6 Mi / 41.2 Km
6343 ft/min
Max Speed was: 79.4 MPH, reached at 408 feet @ FM05ON

Saturday
07:45:00 CDT
12:45:00 UTC

2015-08-08

Sunrise:05:37:46
Sunset:20:12:58



Balloon Assisted Stratospheric Experiments (DePauw University)
(BASE)

Record # 656


Chanute Air Museum, Rantoul, IL
227m / 745ft


40.3, -88.15

(N40° 18' 0", W88° 9' 0")

Grid: EN50WH

Map of Launch Site:
BASE 85

Latex, 1200g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


WB9SA-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
1200 Using: Hydrogen

Cross-Band Repeater (same as last year courtesy of Jeff KC9QCD : The transmit frequency (talking into repeater) will be 144.34 MHz. The receive frequency (hearing from the repeater) will be 446.025 MHz. The SSTV unit will operate on 147.48 MHz using Scottie2 - 72 seconds on 30 seconds off. I will also fly the 900 MHz tracking system. DF beacon at 443 MHz


Thursday
09:30:00 EDT
13:30:00 UTC

2015-09-10

Sunrise:06:38:03
Sunset:19:56:10



Ravage Near Space Balloon
(RNSB)

Record # 636


Mill Run, PA
756m / 2,480ft


39.944, -79.3918

(N39° 56' 38", W79° 23' 30")

Grid: FM09HW

Map of Launch Site:
SC-1

Latex, 600g, Helium



KC3FBT-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz









Brian Popernack, KC3FBT
brian.popernack@gmail.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
600 Using: Helium

First flight from our group.

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