Purpose of the flight and payload description
Details of the balloon flight
Balloon launched on: 8/8/1969 at 8:29 cdt
Launch site: University of Minnesota Airport, New Brighton, US
Balloon launched by: Litton Industries Inc.
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Zero Pressure Balloon SF-213.94-100-NS-03
Flight identification number: LITTON 3051
End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 8/8/1969 at 20:43 cdt
Landing site: 12 miles NW of Pierre, South Dakota, US
- 1969 Solar-Tracker Balloon Flights 3051, 3052, 3053, 3054 FINAL REPORT - Litton Systems, Inc., 1969
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