Purpose of the flight and payload description


Details of the balloon flight

Balloon launched on: 1/12/2001 at 10:26
Launch site: European Space Range, Kiruna, Sweden  
Balloon launched by: Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales (CNES)
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Zero Pressure Balloon model 400z 400.000 m3
Balloon serial number: 400Z Nº 60
End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 1/12/2001 at ~ 12:40
Balloon flight duration (F: time at float only, otherwise total flight time in d:days / h:hours or m:minutes - ): 2 h 18 m
Campaign: ARCHEOPS  
Payload weight: 838 kgs
Gondola weight: 475 kgs

External references

Images of the mission


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