Purpose of the flight and payload description

PAYLOAD UNKNOWN There is no data available on the purpose of the flight or the experiments performed. Information regarding launch, flight path and landing obtained from public ADS-B tracking networks.

Details of the balloon flight

Balloon launched on: 7/29/2021 at ~ 2:00 utc
Launch site: Marine Area, North of Saipan, Mariana Islands  
Balloon launched by: Raven Aerostar
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Zero Pressure Balloon  
Flight identification number: HBAL553
End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 7/29/2021 at ~ 17:00 utc
Balloon flight duration (F: time at float only, otherwise total flight time in d:days / h:hours or m:minutes - ): 15 h

The balloon appeared on the ADS-B tracking network flying near North Mariana Islands between 2:00 utc and 17:00 utc on July 29, 2021. No information available of the launch site or final outcome of the flight.

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