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Saturday
08:30:00 EDT
12:30:00 UTC

2016-07-23

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Aether Missions
(AETHER)

Record # 749


Fisheating Creek Outpost, Palmdale, Florida, USA


26.9397, -81.3192

(N26° 56' 23", W81° 19' 9")

Grid: EL96IW

Map of Launch Site:
AETHER-3

Latex, 3000g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


KM4DRI-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz









Andres Paris, KM4DRI
andreseduardo@hotmail.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
3000 Using: Hydrogen

Payload: *Trackuino APRS tracker *MS5607 barometric pressure sensor *DHT22 temperature humidity sensor *K-type thermocouple *Adafruit ultimate GPS logger shield *FONA GSM breakout board *1 Arduino UNO & 2 Arduino Mega *SPOT Personal Tracker *Canon Powershot SD880 IS *Canon Powershot S100 *GoPro Hero


Recovery Undetermined
No Post Flight APRS Data Available


Saturday
09:00:00 MST
16:00:00 UTC

2016-07-23

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Arizona Near Space Research
(ANSR)

Record # 762


Williams HamFest, Williams, Arizona


35.2587, -112.185

(N35° 15' 31", W112° 11' 6")

Grid: DM35VG

Map of Launch Site:
ANSR-101

Latex, 2000g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


KA7NSR-6
APRS: 144.340Mhz
KA7NSR-7
Also 445.925

both digipeated to 144.39




http://www.ansr.org, http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Ballooning/


Bill McLean, K7WWM
bmclean1@gmail.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
2000 Using: Hydrogen

2 Cross band repeaters #1 input 146.56 CTCSS 162.2 output 445.925 #2 Input 147.56 CTCSS 89.1 Output 446.025. Live video streaming on 440 Mhz and 2.4 Ghz to ground station at HamFest.


Recovery Undetermined
No Post Flight APRS Data Available


Saturday
10:00:00 EDT
14:00:00 UTC

2016-07-23

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WB8ELK Balloon Flights
(WB8ELK)

Record # 797


Lebanon, Ohio


39.5, -84.182

(N39° 30' 0", W84° 10' 55")

Grid: EM79VL

Map of Launch Site:
WB8MSJ 91st birthday balloon

Latex, 37g, Helium



WB8MSJ-12
APRS: 144.340Mhz






http://www.wb8elk.com/


Bill Brown, WB8MSJ-12
wb8elk@gmail.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
37 Using: Helium

36-inch Mylar party balloon with 11 gram Skytracker APRS solar-powered payload.




After Flight Report: NearSat Recovered
StageTimeAltitudeLatitude, LongitudeNotes
Launch or
First:
14:26:38
UTC
1,030 ft.
0.31 Km
39.51200, -84.18150
EM79VM
Distance from launch
Ascent/Descent Rates
Burst or Max
Altitude:
18:37:10
UTC
28,459 ft.
8.67 Km
37.95867, -83.97683
EM87AX
107.9 Mi / 173.6 Km
9 ft/min
Touchdown
or Last:
16:01:02
UTC
0 ft.
0.00 Km
0, 0
JJ00AA
6218.1 Mi / 10007.1 Km
-0 ft/min
Max Speed was: 28.77 MPH, reached at 23314 feet @ EM79XG

Sunday
12:45:00 EDT
16:45:00 UTC

2016-07-24

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KD2EAT Wisp Flights
(KD2EAT)

Record # 796


Ithaca, NY USA


42.2636, -76.2727

(N42° 15' 49", W76° 16' 22")

Grid: FN12UG

Map of Launch Site:
Wisp1c_6

Mylar, 78g, Helium



KD2EAT-6
APRS: 144.390Mhz









Mike Hojnowski, KD2EAT
kd2eat@gmail.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
78 Using: Helium

Pico flight. 14.0g, 5g free lift. Blog: http://hojoham.blogspot.com/2016/07/flight-wisp1c6.html


NearSat Recovered
No Post Flight APRS Data Available


Saturday
07:00:00 MDT
13:00:00 UTC

2016-07-30

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Edge of Space Sciences
(EOSS)

Record # 794


Limon, CO


39.236, -103.697

(N39° 14' 10", W103° 41' 49")

Grid: DM89DF

Map of Launch Site:
EOSS-226

Latex, 3000g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


AE0SS-12
APRS: 144.340Mhz
KE0BMV-11
KE0BMV-11 on 145.600 MHz; APRS + DF




http://www.eoss.org/


Mike Manes, W5VSI
mrmanes@gmail.com


Twitter/Facebook:
@eossorg

Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
3000 Using: Hydrogen

7@ Colo Space Grant DemoSats, 1 Dougco summer STEM experiment.


Saturday
08:00:00 CST
14:00:00 UTC

2016-07-30

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Saskatoon Amateur Balloon Radio Experiments
(SABRE)

Record # 799





52.1, -106.617

(N52° 6' 0", W106° 37' 1")

Grid: DO62QC

Map of Launch Site:
SABRE-25

Latex, 1200g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


VE5AA-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz
VE5AA-12
CW 433 mhz




http://ve5aa.dyndns.org/balloon/


Bruce Coates, VE5BNC
ve5bnc@gmail.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
1200 Using: Hydrogen




Saturday
10:00:00 CDT
15:00:00 UTC

2016-07-30

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Peoria Near Space Probe
(PNSP)

Record # 793


Jubilee State Park, Peoria County, IL


40.8206, -89.7952

(N40° 49' 14", W89° 47' 43")

Grid: EN50CT

Map of Launch Site:
PNSP-7

Mylar, 10g, Helium



W9UVI-11
APRS: 144.800Mhz






http://www.w9uvi.org/?page_id=729


Matthew Behnke, KD9ERS
kd9ers@outlook.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
10 Using: Helium

A re do of Field Day Flight....


Saturday
07:45:00


2016-08-06

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Balloon Assisted Stratospheric Experiments (DePauw University)
(BASE)

Record # 776


Rantoul National Aviation Center Airport-Frank Elliott Field Rantoul, IL


40.294, -88.142

(N40° 17' 38", W88° 8' 31")

Grid: EN50WH

Map of Launch Site:
BASE 90

Latex, 1200g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


WB9SA-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz






http://www.depauw.edu/academics/departments-programs/physics-astronomy/department-research/base/


Howard Brooks, KC9QBN
hlbrooks@depauw.edu


Twitter/Facebook:
#BASE_DePauw

Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
1200 Using: Hydrogen

Flight for Space Jam 10 Boy Scout Jamboree. Will feature cross band repeater and SSTV


Saturday
10:30:00 EDT
14:30:00 UTC

2016-08-13

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Ivy Near Space Program for Computing Technologies
(INSPCT)

Record # 795


Goshen Municipal Airport, Goshen, Indiana


41.5263, -85.7942

(N41° 31' 35", W85° 47' 39")

Grid: EN71CM

Map of Launch Site:
INSPCT-5

Latex, 1500g, Helium



KC9VVJ-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz

1258Mhz ATV







Dave Bohlmann, KC9VVJ
inspct.hibal@gmail.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
1500 Using: Helium

Second test with Android "flight computer", and improvements to ADS-B telemetry recording. Also shooting for altitude record for our team.


Saturday
12:15:00


2016-09-10

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Balloon Assisted Stratospheric Experiments (DePauw University)
(BASE)

Record # 791


Putnam County Regional Airport, Greencastle, IN, USA


39.6335, -86.8138

(N39° 38' 1", W86° 48' 50")

Grid: EM69OP

Map of Launch Site:
BASE 91

Latex, 1200g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


W9YJ-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz




http://www.depauw.edu/academics/departments-programs/physics-astronomy/department-research/base/


Howard Brooks, KC9QBN
hlbrooks@depauw.edu


Twitter/Facebook:
#BASE_DePauw

Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
1200 Using: Hydrogen

Flight during the Putnam County Regional Airport Appreciation Days. Anticipate flying a cross band repeater.


Thursday
10:00:00 EDT
14:00:00 UTC

2017-07-20

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Summit Bechtel Reserve Space Port
(K2BSA)

Record # 792


Summit Bechtel Reserve Spaceport


37.9158, -81.1237

(N37° 54' 57", W81° 7' 25")

Grid: EM97KV

Map of Launch Site:
SBR-5

Mylar, 10g, Helium



K2BSA-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz






http://bsajamboree.org


Keith Kaiser, WA0TJT
kcscouter@gmail.com


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

spacenear.us
10 Using: Helium

This is a floater attempting to circumnavigate the Earth.
In conjunction with the 2017 National BSA Jamboree at the
Summit Bechtel Reserve, Scout reservation in West Virginia.
Launch will be done by Bill Brown (WB8ELK), Keith Kaiser (WA0TJT) and other members of the K2BSA Radio Scouting team.
Watch for updates here on how to follow this flight using DL-fldigi on its trip around the world.

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