Purpose of the flight and payload description
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: 8/31/2022 at 19:35 utc
Launch site: Naval Air Station Tillamook, Oregon, US
Balloon launched by: Near Space Corporation (NSC)
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Zero Pressure Balloon
Flight identification number: N448FQ
End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 8/22/2022 at 20:30 utc
Balloon flight duration (F: time at float only, otherwise total flight time in d:days / h:hours or m:minutes - ): 8 h
Landing site: NW of Hillsboro, Oregon, US
The short flight and the altitude reached could suggest a failed mission due to some problem with the balloon
- NSC Website
- Interactive flight path of the balloon obtained via ADS-B Exchange
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