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Monthly Archive: June 2012

Mission 48 Update

Flight Report We had some lofty goals for Far Horizons Mission 48 and it was a mixed bag of success and lessons learned. On the success front, in the test run of our new data logger it performed very well in stratospheric conditions. The one issue was that the manufacturer’s rating of a minimum temperature …

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Getting Flight Ready

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Testing Grounds and Ground Testing For the upcoming June 16th launch our mission goals are: Launch the IIT high altitude balloon club’s first payload Test a new miniature MicroDAQ data logger Test Jeff’s GPS data logging unit in flight Attempt our first rocket ignition at altitude! Goal 1 is keeping with our philosophy of lending …

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