Mission 51

forecast.jpg

Date: 13/08/2016

Launch Time: 17:14

Landing Time: 18:14

Launch site: Elveden Estate, Cambridgeshire

https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@52.388204,0.6754994,225m/data=!3m1!1e3?hl=en

Landing site: Wangford, Suffolk

https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@52.3544793,1.6380588,423m/data=!3m1!1e3?hl=en

Flight duration:
Balloon type:200gm Cosmoprene
Burst Height:
Payload weight: 1200gm
Equipment: Go Pro Hero 3+ Black, Spot Messenger, Cattrack, Tractive, Windsond

Camera performance:

Other equipment:
Ascent Rate:
Descent Rate:
Comments: The actual flight path closely matched the forecast but I managed to drop the payload on land.

Tracking:

spot vs forecaast.jpg

Forecast (red) and SPOT location reports (blue)

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Forecast (yellow), Windsond location reports (purple)

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