Description of the payload

 

Video footage of the launch

Details of the balloon flight

Balloon launched on: 12/25/2012 at 18:58 utc
Launch site: Williams Field, McMurdo Station, Antarctica  
Balloon launched by: Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility (CSBF)
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Zero Pressure Balloon  
Flight identification number: 638N
End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 1/10/2013 at 21:29 utc
Balloon flight duration (d:days / h:hours / m:minutes): 16 d 3 h 17 m
Landing site: 270 miles SSE of McMurdo Station, Antarctica

External references

Images of the mission

         

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