Purpose of the flight and payload description

The objective of the flight was to send to the stratosphere a payload of 135 kg carrying scientific and technical instruments for Airbus. No other details has been published by the contractor.

The balloon was launched at 8:45 am on November 12th, from the facilities of the Air Traffic Laboratory for Advanced Systems (ATLAS), located in Jaén, South of Spain. The payload and the balloon were recovered successfully by the Zero 2 Infinity team after the flight.

Details of the balloon flight

Balloon launched on: 11/12/2017 at 8:45 local
Launch site: Air Trafic Laboratory for Advanced unmanned Systems, Jaen, Spain  
Balloon launched by: Zero2Infinity
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Zero Pressure Balloon  
End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 11/12/2017

External references

Images of the mission


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