Purpose of the flight and payload description

 

Details of the balloon flight

Balloon launched on: 2/8/2010 at 15:39 utc
Launch site: Seychelles International Airport, Mahe  
Balloon launched by: Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales (CNES)
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Super Pressure Balloon 12 mt
Flight identification number: MSD1
End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 5/11/2010 at 11:00 utc
Balloon flight duration (F: time at float only, otherwise total flight time in d:days / h:hours or m:minutes - ): 91 d
Landing site: Over Sea of China

External references

Images of the mission

(CNES/DERAMECOURT Arnaud, 2010) (CNES/DERAMECOURT Arnaud, 2010) (CNES/DERAMECOURT Arnaud, 2010) (CNES/DERAMECOURT Arnaud, 2010) (CNES/DERAMECOURT Arnaud, 2010)

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