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Tuesday
09:00:00 CDT
14:00:00 UTC

2014-08-19

Sunrise:05:57:48
Sunset:20:41:53



Forestview Middle School HAB Club
(FMS)

Record # 509


12149 Knollwood Dr, Baxter MN 56425
364m / 1,194ft


46.3433, -94.2867

(N46° 20' 36", W94° 17' 12")

Grid: EN26UI

Map of Launch Site:
FMS High Altitude Balloon L6

Latex, 1200g, Helium



K0DCW-12
APRS: 144.390Mhz






http://hab.forestviewmultimedia.com


Jim Reed,
jim.reed@isd181.org


Twitter:


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
1200 Using: Helium

Launching with a bunch of HAM operators and checking out some equipment.




After Flight Report: Recovery Undetermined
StageTimeAltitudeLatitude, LongitudeNotes
Launch or
First:
14:05:22
UTC
8,215 ft.
2.50 Km
46.29867, -94.25133
EN26UH
Distance from launch
Ascent/Descent Rates
Burst or Max
Altitude:
16:38:54
UTC
113,054 ft.
34.46 Km
45.99167, -94.22367
EN25VX
21.3 Mi / 34.2 Km
683 ft/min
Touchdown
or Last:
17:04:21
UTC
9,671 ft.
2.95 Km
45.90017, -94.17433
EN25VV
27.8 Mi / 44.7 Km
4062 ft/min
Max Speed was: 42.58 MPH, reached at 19133 feet @ EN25VW

Wednesday
10:00:00 EDT
14:00:00 UTC

2014-08-20

Sunrise:06:35:11
Sunset:20:53:49



Gilbert Family
(GILBERT)

Record # 510


Mendon High School
258m / 846ft


42.0119, -85.445

(N42° 0' 43", W85° 26' 42")

Grid: EN72GA

Map of Launch Site:
Gilbert-1

Latex, 1000g, Helium




RTTY: 434.639 MHz







Mark Gilbert, KD8VZA
markegilbert@gmail.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
1000 Using: Helium






After Flight Report: Recovery Undetermined
StageTimeAltitudeLatitude, LongitudeNotes
Launch or
First:
16:56:31
UTC
1,305 ft.
0.40 Km
37.05200, -84.13550
EM77WB
Distance from launch
Ascent/Descent Rates
Burst or Max
Altitude:
14:13:53
UTC
1,499 ft.
0.46 Km
47.59417, 8.36667
JN47EO
4496.1 Mi / 7235.8 Km
-1 ft/min
Touchdown
or Last:
21:34:04
UTC
0 ft.
0.00 Km
0, 0
JJ00AA
5894.9 Mi / 9487 Km
-6 ft/min
Max Speed was: 0 MPH, reached at feet @ AS2AA

Thursday
10:00:00 EDT
02:00:00 UTC

2014-08-21

Sunrise:06:45:59
Sunset:20:30:53



Peach Flight
(W7QO)

Record # 511


Buford, GA
332m / 1,089ft


34.1, -83.9

(N34° 6' 0", W83° 54' 0")

Grid: EM84BC

Map of Launch Site:
PeachFlight-4

Mylar, 36g, Helium



W7QO-6
APRS: 144.390Mhz






http://peachflight.blogspot.com/


Alan Adamson, W7QO
adamson_alan@hotmail.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
36 Using: Helium

Party Balloon, 15gr tracker with solar/lipo power


Recovery Undetermined
No Post Flight APRS Data Available


Thursday
12:00:00 CDT
17:00:00 UTC

2014-08-21

Sunrise:05:51:39
Sunset:20:02:38



DePaul University
(DEPAUL)

Record # 512


Pontiac Township High School
199m / 653ft


40.886, -88.616

(N40° 53' 10", W88° 36' 58")

Grid: EN50QV

Map of Launch Site:
Bernhard Beck-Winchatz

Latex, 200g, Helium



KC9PON-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz






http://www.depaul.edu/Pages/default.aspx


Bernhard Beck-Winchatz, KC9PON
BBECKWIN@depaul.edu


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
200 Using: Helium

Atmospheric CO2 measurement




After Flight Report: Recovery Undetermined
StageTimeAltitudeLatitude, LongitudeNotes
Launch or
First:
18:25:04
UTC
1,302 ft.
0.40 Km
40.88717, -88.61467
EN50QV
Distance from launch
Ascent/Descent Rates
Burst or Max
Altitude:
22:17:03
UTC
50,721 ft.
15.46 Km
40.73917, -88.23400
EN50VR
22.4 Mi / 36 Km
213 ft/min
Touchdown
or Last:
21:34:04
UTC
1,476 ft.
0.45 Km
40.88650, -88.61450
EN50QV
0 Mi / 0.1 Km
-1146 ft/min
Max Speed was: 63.29 MPH, reached at 30827 feet @ EN50WR

Thursday
15:00:00 CDT
20:00:00 UTC

2014-08-21

Sunrise:05:51:39
Sunset:20:02:38



DePaul University
(DEPAUL)

Record # 513


Pontiac Township High School
199m / 653ft


40.886, -88.616

(N40° 53' 10", W88° 36' 58")

Grid: EN50QV

Map of Launch Site:
Bernhard Beck-Winchatz

Latex, 200g, Helium



KC9PON-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz






http://www.depaul.edu/Pages/default.aspx


Bernhard Beck-Winchatz, KC9PON
BBECKWIN@depaul.edu


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
200 Using: Helium

Atmospheric CO2 measurement for undergraduate research - flight 2. (flight 1 scheduled for 12:00 PM)




After Flight Report: Recovery Undetermined
StageTimeAltitudeLatitude, LongitudeNotes
Launch or
First:
18:25:04
UTC
1,302 ft.
0.40 Km
40.88717, -88.61467
EN50QV
Distance from launch
Ascent/Descent Rates
Burst or Max
Altitude:
22:17:03
UTC
50,721 ft.
15.46 Km
40.73917, -88.23400
EN50VR
22.4 Mi / 36 Km
213 ft/min
Touchdown
or Last:
21:34:04
UTC
1,476 ft.
0.45 Km
40.88650, -88.61450
EN50QV
0 Mi / 0.1 Km
-1146 ft/min
Max Speed was: 63.29 MPH, reached at 30827 feet @ EN50WR

Friday
22:00:00


2014-08-22

Sunrise:
Sunset:



Picospace
(PSN)

Record # 514


MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia


-37.7229, 144.706

(S37° 43' 22", E144° 42' 22")

Grid: QF22IG

Map of Launch Site:
PS-17

Mylar, 36g, Helium



VK3YT-11
APRS: 145.175Mhz






http://Picospace.net


Andy Nguyen, VK3YT
an@comms.net.au


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
36 Using: Helium






After Flight Report: Recovery Undetermined
StageTimeAltitudeLatitude, LongitudeNotes
Launch or
First:
09:18:33
UTC
28,076 ft.
8.56 Km
-37.87317, 148.18500
QF42CD
Distance from launch
Ascent/Descent Rates
Burst or Max
Altitude:
08:24:52
UTC
37,821 ft.
11.53 Km
-37.95933, 147.83783
QF32WA
19.8 Mi / 31.9 Km
-182 ft/min
Touchdown
or Last:
15:14:05
UTC
0 ft.
0.00 Km
0, 0
JJ00AA
9128.6 Mi / 14691.1 Km
-0 ft/min
Max Speed was: 62.14 MPH, reached at 28076 feet @ QF42CD

Saturday
09:00:00 EDT
13:00:00 UTC

2014-08-23

Sunrise:06:24:36
Sunset:20:10:11



NC Near Space Research
(NCNS)

Record # 515


Raleigh, NC USA
131m / 430ft


35.75, -78.7

(N35° 45' 0", W78° 42' 0")

Grid: FM05PR

Map of Launch Site:
NSL-29

Latex, 600g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


KD4BFP-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz






http://www.ncnearspace.org/


Paul Lowell, KB4TYE
paul@lowell.to


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
600 Using: Hydrogen






After Flight Report: Recovery Undetermined
StageTimeAltitudeLatitude, LongitudeNotes
Launch or
First:
13:11:05
UTC
538 ft.
0.16 Km
35.77800, -78.66983
FM05PS
Distance from launch
Ascent/Descent Rates
Burst or Max
Altitude:
14:34:05
UTC
92,160 ft.
28.09 Km
35.38700, -78.54833
FM05RJ
27.9 Mi / 44.8 Km
1104 ft/min
Touchdown
or Last:
15:14:05
UTC
1,109 ft.
0.34 Km
35.19967, -78.45333
FM05SE
41.8 Mi / 67.2 Km
2276 ft/min
Max Speed was: 70.2 MPH, reached at 41589 feet @ FM05SN

Monday
21:00:00 EDT
01:00:00 UTC

2014-08-25

Sunrise:05:27:02
Sunset:19:46:50



University of Maine High Altitude Balloon Team
(UMHAB)

Record # 516


UMaine, Orono, ME
35m / 115ft


44.9034, -68.668

(N44° 54' 12", W68° 40' 5")

Grid: FN54PV

Map of Launch Site:
UMHAB-32

Latex, 1600g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


AB1OM-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz









Rick Eason, AA1PJ
reason@maine.edu


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
1600 Using: Hydrogen




Saturday
08:00:00 CDT
13:00:00 UTC

2014-08-30

Sunrise:06:28:53
Sunset:20:19:19



Nebraska Stratospheric Amateur Radio
(NSTAR)

Record # 505


Treynor HS, Treynor, IA
376m / 1,234ft


41.2306, -95.6083

(N41° 13' 50", W95° 36' 30")

Grid: EN21EF

Map of Launch Site:
NSTAR 14-B

Latex, 1500g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


N9XTN-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz
N9XTN-12
APRS 144.360MHz






Space Available
http://www.nstar.org/


Mark Conner, N9XTN
n9xtn@arrl.net


Twitter:
@N9XTN

Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
1500 Using: Hydrogen

A third APRS payload is possible, freq and callsign TBD. Launch site may change depending on wind forecast.


Sunday
09:00:00


2014-08-31

Sunrise:06:58:31
Sunset:19:05:19



Ballon Radioamateur du Quebec
(BRAQ)

Record # 501


VARENNES, PQ, CANADA
-9999m / -32,805ft


45.673, -73.4273

(N45° 40' 23", W73° 25' 38")

Grid: FN35GQ

Map of Launch Site:
BRAQ 2014-06, SOTA 2014

Latex, 899g, Helium



VE2WMG-11
APRS: 144.800Mhz
VA2RMG-11





http://raqi.ca/braq/


Michel Graveline,
ve2wmg@yahoo.ca


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
899 Using: Helium

Cross Band Repeater for SOTA 2014Input : 445.525 T 103.5Output : 145.560Bilingual Network animated by Gerry VE2AW


Saturday
11:00:00 EDT
20:00:00 UTC

2014-09-06

Sunrise:05:47:44
Sunset:20:02:17



Rockets, Etc
(RETC)

Record # 508


North Adams, MA
330m / 1,083ft


42.69, -73.13

(N42° 41' 24", W73° 7' 48")

Grid: FN32KQ

Map of Launch Site:
HAB-1

Latex, 600g, Helium



KB1YTY
APRS: 144.390Mhz








Space Available



Alex Zhilyakov, KB1YTY
alex@azzie.net


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
600 Using: Helium

http://RocketsEtc.com


Saturday
11:00:00 EDT
15:00:00 UTC

2014-09-20

Sunrise:07:13:15
Sunset:20:04:53



Spaceport Indiana
(SPI)

Record # 475


Knightstown Indiana
313m / 1,027ft


39.8067, -85.5314

(N39° 48' 24", W85° 31' 53")

Grid: EM79FT

Map of Launch Site:
Space Day 2014

Latex, 600g, Helium



WB8ELK-13
APRS: 144.390Mhz
WB8ELK-14
Iridium GPS 443.998






Space Available
http://www.spaceportindiana.com/Index/index.php


Brian Tanner/Bill Brown, WB8ELK
btanner@spaceportindiana.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
600 Using: Helium

Also looking for HAMs who want to teach some sessions at Space Day or set up some demos. Lots of kids and we LOVE to promote Amateur Radio. WE also want to offer some help for those trying to get their license with a help session same day. Please contact us if interested.


Thursday
12:00:00 ULAT
20:00:00 UTC

2014-11-06

Sunrise:09:03:35
Sunset:19:18:25



Shaftesbury High School
(SHARP)

Record # 487


Treherne, Manitoba, Canada (el. 382m)


49.62, -98.69

(N49° 37' 12", W98° 41' 24")

Grid: EN09PO

Map of Launch Site:
SHARP 3.1

Latex, 3000g, Helium



VE4SHS-9
APRS: 144.390Mhz








Space Available
http://shsballoonproject.pbworks.com


Robert Striemer, VE4SHS
rstriemer@pembinatrails.ca


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
3000 Using: Helium

Launch behind the Treherne high school at exactly 12:00 PM. Altitude reached 117306 feet.

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