Collaboration flight 5

Colin Furze built payload, set up cameras, and filled balloon.

Chris HIllcox Planned flight and filled balloon.

Date:19th November 2014

Time: Launch 12:00pm midday

Landing 01:51pm

Launch site:,-2.7813758,233m/data=!3m1!1e3?hl=en

Landing site:,-2.247172,658m/data=!3m1!1e3?hl=en

Flight duration: 1hr 51 min
Balloon type: 800gm PAWAN
Burst Height: 25063m
Payload weight:1400gm
Equipment: 2*HTC One M8 camera Phone, SPOT Messenger ‘796’ and ‘312’, Catcam, e-match Zlog 7 flight computer with cutdown board

Camera performance: Camera phones shut down with ample power. Video files corrupt.

Catcam 1hr 50 min 30 sec

Other equipment:
Ascent Rate:

flight profile
Descent Rate:




Forecast vs Balloon track

Forecast - yellow Track - Red

Forecast – yellow
Track – Red

f and t4


f and t3

f and t2

f and t1

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