Developed by Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility (CSBF)
Balloon launched on 9/27/2008, from Scientific Flight Balloon Facility, Fort Sumner, (NM), US
Purpose of the flight and payload description
Flight qualification mission for a new balloon
Video footage of balloon at sunset
Details of the balloon flight
Balloon launched on: 9/27/2008 at 15:30 Launch site: Scientific Flight Balloon Facility, Fort Sumner, (NM), US
Balloon launched by: Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility (CSBF) Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Zero Pressure Balloon Raven - 34.000.000 cu ft Flight identification number: 588NT End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 9/28/2008 at 21:50
Balloon flight duration (F: time at float only, otherwise total flight time in d:days / h:hours or m:minutes - ): ~ 30 h Landing site: NW of Hamlin, Texas, US
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