Mission 12

Date: 2nd July 2014

Time:12:45

Launch site:Griffin Inn, Rossett, Wrexham, Wales

Landing Site1: grounds of Cronkhill House, Attingham estate, Shropshire

https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@52.6738191,-2.6910257,122m/data=!3m1!1e3?hl=en

Flight duration: 2hr 47 min 35 sec
Balloon type 1200gm PAWAN
Burst Height: NA
Payload weight: 1300gm
Equipment: Go Pro Hero 3+Silver, Catcam, SPOT Messenger  862, SPOT Trace, Cattrack 2, Box and two bobble head toys. 3ft Parachute

Camera performance:

Other equipment:
Ascent Rate:NA duration 2hr 24 min approx
Descent Rate:NA duration 22min 50 sec
Comments The 3ft parachute was restrained just below the the parachute bowl which lead to a rapid descent. The descent was smooth without the spin of flight 11.

Forecast:

xfm forecast

 

forecast and trace

Tracking:

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Photographs

takeoff

Takeoff

space1

space3

space7

space8

Landing in the tree

 

 

Just after burst

Balloon burst

IMG_2852

Parachute in tree

 

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