Purpose of the flight and payload description


Details of the balloon flight

Balloon launched on: 9/27/1969 at 20:15 cdt
Launch site: Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility, Palestine, Texas, US  
Balloon launched by: National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Zero Pressure Balloon Winzen 20.000.000 cuft (0.6/0.6 (2 Caps.) mil. Stratofilm)
Balloon serial number: SF 377.37-060-NSC-01 Serial Nº 1
Flight identification number: 502P
End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 9/29/1969
Balloon flight duration (F: time at float only, otherwise total flight time in d:days / h:hours or m:minutes - ): F 41 h 20 m
Landing site: In Celburne, Texas, US
Payload weight: 2369 lbs.

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