Purpose of the flight and payload description


Details of the balloon flight

Balloon launched on: 4/20/1983
Launch site: Holloman Air Force Base, Alamogordo, New Mexico, US  
Balloon launched by: Air Force Geophysics Laboratory (AFGL)
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Zero Pressure Balloon Raven - SV-020 - 11.620.000 cuft
Flight identification number: H83-08
End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 4/20/1983
Balloon flight duration (F: time at float only, otherwise total flight time in d:days / h:hours or m:minutes - ): 5 h 45 m
Landing site: 34 miles NNE of Texico, Texas, US
Payload weight: 1383 lb

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