Mission 33

Date:15th December 2015




Launch Time:  11:30   Landing Time:14:30

Launch site: Sy21 8ET https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@52.7100091,-3.0420341,394m/data=!3m1!1e3?hl=en

Landing site: Gaddesby Leicestershire  https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@52.7269961,-0.9800734,797m/data=!3m1!1e3?hl=en

Flight duration:
Balloon type:800gm Cosmoprene
Burst Height:21423
Payload weight:1300gm
Equipment:SPOT Gen 3, Cattrack, PITS, 4GEE camera

Camera performance:

Other equipment:
Ascent Rate:
Descent Rate:
Comments: The Pi in the Sky needed turning on and off 3 times before it started to transmit. The Yupiteru aerial worked well in the first 15 minutes of flight.

The burst height was much lower than expected.

Forecast vs SPOT track

forecast vs spot track

Forecast (red) and SPOT location reports (blue)




HABHUB screen dump



peak flight

Flight profile with telemetry from PITS




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