Archive for November, 2016

Away 121 Flies!

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

Mission Success! Away 121 soared to 95,432 feet and was recovered 41 miles down range.

Away 121 was a high altitude balloon flight. It carried 480 PongSat student experiments, six MiniCube student experiments, five HD camera, a flight data logger and both ground and satellite uplink telemetry.

Away 121 was our 186th flight. The flight took place Sunday November 13 from JPA’s new facility in Northern Nevada.

Once Again into the Black

Friday, November 11th, 2016

We have a weather window so we are go for launch of Away 121 on Sunday!

Away 121 will carry 480 PongSat student experiments, six MiniCube student experiments, five cameras a datal ogger and pur normal flight equipment set. Away 121 will be our 186th flight.