Purpose of the flight and payload description


Details of the balloon flight

Balloon launched on: 2/4/2004 at 21:46
Launch site: Meteorological Research Institute, Baurú, Sao Paulo, Brazil  
Balloon launched by: Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales (CNES)
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Montgolfier Infrared 45.000 m3
End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 2/14/2004 at 20.00
Landing site: Somewhere near the NW Australian coast.
Campaign: HIBISCUS  

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External references

Images of the mission

Payload readiness MIR balloon inflation MIR's launch.    

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