Kwalczak

Author's details

Name: Ken Walczak
Date registered: February 24, 2012

Latest posts

  1. Watch Felix Drop From The Stratosphere — October 9, 2012
  2. Lab Updates and Pointless Imagery — October 2, 2012
  3. A WOOSH, a Wash and a Wish — September 25, 2012
  4. Title Pending — September 6, 2012
  5. Are We Stable, Yet? — August 31, 2012

Most commented posts

  1. Night Flight Round Up — 15 comments
  2. Stabilization Frame v2.0 Test — 14 comments
  3. On tHe shoulders of giants — 11 comments
  4. Feb 15th Flight aka “Jumping Indiana” — 11 comments
  5. SPARK Mission Announcement — 10 comments

Author's posts listings

Watch Felix Drop From The Stratosphere

Red Bull Stratos Jump, Live After many attempts and delays over the years, it appears Felix Baumgartner and the Red Bull Stratos team may finally be launching. If all goes according to plan he should be jumping from 120,000 feet in just a few hours. You can watch live here at http://www.redbullstratos.com/live Presently, there appears …

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Lab Updates and Pointless Imagery

Following a HAB (No white whales involved) We’re working on a project to create an automated telescopic pointing system to follow and monitor our flights remotely. Our system aims to collect the GPS data throughout the flight and use that data to point a computer driven telescope to keep track of a flight live. Can …

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A WOOSH, a Wash and a Wish

Our WOOSH Day Out 18 Horizonites and Horizonite friends braved the lack of chairs (re, above) and made the trip up to Wisconsin-land to watch some serious amateur rocket launches and witness the Level 1 certifications hopes of Jeff and Geza. Jeff was first to go up. Here’s a link to his flight video. His …

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