Collaboration Flight 6

Reigate Grammar School – payload build, launch ,and recovery

Chris  – Flight planning


Launch Time 13:00

Landing Time 15:08

Launch site:,-0.4226512,237m/data=!3m1!1e3?hl=en

Landing site:,0.2875879,496m/data=!3m1!1e3?hl=en

Flight duration:
Balloon type: 800gm Cosmoprene
Burst Height:
Payload weight:1300gm
Equipment: Skyprobe, cattrack, SPOT Messenger, SPOT Gen 3, Go Pro Hero 3+ Silver, HTC one M8 (phone 1 with powerbar) HTC One M8 (Phone 2), Power bar battery pack.

Camera performance:

Go Pro Hero 3+ Silver bacpac 2

HTC One m8 (phone 1 with power bar) Duration 2hr 37 min 08 seconds

HTC One m8 (phone 2 ) Duration 2hr 35 min 05 seconds

Other equipment:
Ascent Rate:
Descent Rate:


Forecast from CUSF

Forecast from CUSF




Forecast and SPOT Track points

Forecast and SPOT Track points

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