Purpose of the flight and payload description

 

Details of the balloon flight

Balloon launched on: 9/24/2002 at 7:00
Launch site: Centre de Lancement de Ballons CLBA, Aire Sur L'Adour, Landes, France  
Balloon launched by: Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales (CNES)
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Zero Pressure Balloon  
End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 9/24/2002
Campaign: ENVISAT  

External references

Images of the mission

Last minute launc preparations on the payload After the landing the gondola lies in the ground with damage (View from the search helicopter)

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