CNSP-30

CNSP-30

Super Pressure Balloon Flight, August 24, 2016 CNSP-30   K6RPT-11   California Near Space Project (CNSP) launched a Super Pressure Balloon from Silicon Valley California on Wednesday, August 24, 2016, flight # CNSP-30; call sign K6RPT-11. This is another one of our  SPEED Project missions to push the evolution of efficiency and design. This Super Pressure balloon is a SBS-16, the design changes include, geometric design and...

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CNSP-29

CNSP-29

Super Pressure Balloon Flight, June 13, 2016 CNSP-29   K6RPT-12   California Near Space Project (CNSP) launched a Super Pressure Balloon from Silicon Valley California on Monday, June 13, 2016, flight # CNSP-29; call sign K6RPT-12. This is another one of our SPEED Project missions to push the evolution of efficiency and design. This Super Pressure balloon was launched for additional data needed for R&D.  The flight is using only...

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CNSP-28

CNSP-28

Super Pressure Balloon Flight, October 2, 2015 CNSP-28   K6RPT-11   California Near Space Project (CNSP) launched a Super Pressure Balloon from Silicon Valley California on Friday, October 2, 2015, flight # CNSP-28; call sign K6RPT-11. This is another one of our SPEED Project missions to push the evolution of efficiency and design. This Super Pressure balloon is testing a seaming technique for reliability. The last report was from...

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CNSP and Southern Stars

CNSP and Southern Stars

CNSP and Southern Stars, September 26, 2015   The California Near Space Project (CNSP) and Southern Stars collaborated in the launch of a high altitude balloon flight on Saturday September 26, 2015. CNSP provided launch support, using an Alicat Mass Flow Meter to precision fill the balloon for launch. Southern Stars was testing communications for a nano-satellite called SkyCube. Everything went well, and the flight was successful....

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CNSP-27

CNSP-27

Super Pressure Balloon Flight, September 20, 2015 CNSP-27   K6RPT-12   California Near Space Project (CNSP) launched a Super Pressure Balloon from Silicon Valley California on Sunday, September 20, 2015, flight # CNSP-27; call sign K6RPT-12. This is another one of our  SPEED Project missions to push the evolution of efficiency and design. This flight reached a float altitude for two hours and then developed a micro pinhole and...

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CNSP-26

CNSP-26

Super Pressure Balloon Flight, August 8, 2015 CNSP-26   K6RPT-11   California Near Space Project (CNSP) launched a Super Pressure Balloon from Silicon Valley California on Saturday, August 8, 2015, flight # CNSP-26; call sign K6RPT-11. This is another one of our  SPEED Project missions to push the evolution of efficiency and design. This Super Pressure balloon is completely different from earlier SP flights, the changes include,...

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CNSP-25

CNSP-25

Super Pressure Balloon Flight, July 17, 2015 CNSP-25   K6RPT-12   California Near Space Project (CNSP) launched a Super Pressure Balloon from Silicon Valley California on Friday, July 17, 2015, flight # CNSP-25; call sign K6RPT-12. This is another one of our  SPEED Project missions to push the evolution of efficiency and design. This flight was using only solar to power the APRS tracking system. The flight ended on July 27, 2015...

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