Purpose of the flight and payload description
Details of the balloon flight
Balloon launched on: 9/27/1955 at
Launch site: USS Staten Island (AGB-5) anclado en el Mar de Labrador (Canada) Lat. 57.40º N - Lon. 54.57º O
Balloon launched by:
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Zero Pressure Balloon
Balloon serial number: 72.3-150-V-134
Flight identification number: WRI 521
End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 9/27/1955 at ??
Landing site: Payload no recoverable
Succesfull launch and float altitude reached
Succesfull ignition of the rocket. Reached an apogee of 90 kms.
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