Purpose of the flight and payload description


Details of the balloon flight

Balloon launched on: 6/30/1952 at 15:15 local
Launch site: University of Minnesota Airport, New Brighton, US  
Balloon launched by: General Mills Inc.
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Zero Pressure Balloon Winzen 72.8 ft (1.5 Mil)
Balloon serial number:  
Flight identification number: Developmental flight # 22
End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 6/30/1952 at 15:30 local
Balloon flight duration (F: time at float only, otherwise total flight time in d:days / h:hours or m:minutes - ): 10 min
Landing site: Balloon leaker. Descended 2 km N of the Airport, New Brighton, Minnesota, US

External references

Images of the mission


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