HacDC Spaceblimp 3
Planned launch date: Saturday, November 6, 2010 (Rain date November 7, else next weekend).
Launch time: 9:00 AM, Launch should take less than an hour.
Launch Location:Probably along US 81 Between Hagerstown, MD and Edinburg, VA
Planned Altitude: TBD Planned Ascent Rate: TBD
Primary Beacon: Tiny Track 4 with 0.5 W transmitter on 144.390 MHz, call sign W3HAC-11. $3 GPS module Secondary Beacon: Son-of-WhereAVR with ublox GPS. Yaesu VX-1 handi-talkie, Transmitter TBD Recording accelerometer, air pressure based altimiter, cosmic ray counter
Stay tuned for details!
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