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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 when it...

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CNSP and Stanford Space Initiative

CNSP and Stanford Space Initiative

CNSP and Stanford Space Initiative, May 16, 2015   The California Near Space Project and Stanford Space Initiative collaborated in the launch of Stanford’s three high altitude balloon flights on May 16, 2015. CNSP provided launch support, using our Alicat Mass Flow Meter to precision fill the balloons for launch. Stanford’s latex balloon altitude-control technology is very impressive, and we look forward to following the evolution of this...

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CNSP-24

CNSP-24

Super Pressure Balloon Flight, April 12, 2015 CNSP-24   K6RPT-11   California Near Space Project (CNSP) launched a Super Pressure Balloon from Silicon Valley California on Sunday, April 12, 2015, flight # CNSP-24; call sign K6RPT-11. This is another one of our  SPEED Project missions to push the evolution of efficiency and design. The flight completed its journey around the world on Monday, April 27, 2015, with the last report coming from...

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CNSP-23

CNSP-23

Super Pressure Balloon Flight, March 28, 2015 CNSP-23   K6RPT-12   California Near Space Project (CNSP) launched a Super Pressure Balloon from Silicon Valley California on Saturday, March 28, 2015, flight # CNSP-23; call sign K6RPT-12. This is another one of our  SPEED Project missions to push the evolution of efficiency and design. The flight crossed the US with the last report coming from Virginia on March 29, 2015. This flight used only...

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CNSP-22

CNSP-22

Super Pressure Balloon Flight, February 23, 2015 CNSP-22   K6RPT-11     California Near Space Project (CNSP) launched a Super Pressure Balloon from Silicon Valley California on Monday, February 23, 2015, flight # CNSP-22; call sign K6RPT-11. This is another one of our  SPEED Project missions to push the evolution of efficiency and design. The flight crossed the US, Atlantic Ocean, English Channel, France and Spain with the last report...

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SPEED Project

SPEED Project

Super Pressure Evolution Efficiency Design   California Near Space Project (CNSP) is pleased to announce the launch of our latest project, Super Pressure Evolution Efficiency Design, “SPEED.” The primary goal of the SPEED Project is to design and build successful Super Pressure Balloons. The evolution of efficiency and design with a Super Pressure Balloon requires extensive testing of candidate films including, tensile strength, film...

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CNSP-21

CNSP-21

Super Pressure Balloon Flight, January 25, 2015 CNSP-21   K6RPT-12     CNSP-21 completed its journey around the world in just 11 days 23 hours 6 minutes.   California Near Space Project (CNSP) launched a Super Pressure Balloon from Silicon Valley California on Sunday, January 25, 2015, flight # CNSP-21; call sign K6RPT-12. This is another one of our  SPEED Project missions to push the evolution of efficiency and design. The flight...

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