HiBall-10

Balloon 1500 gram
Flight train wgt 2 lbs 2 oz
Nozzle Lift 2 lbs 12 oz
Chute Diameter 3 feet
Max Altitude 97,562 feet

Launched 12/23/06 from Huntsville, AL

(YouTube video of launch) - N4TXI video

 

WB8ELK HiBall-10 liftoff

 

(l to r): KG4WSV, N4TXI, N4MSJ and N4XWC tracking the balloon

 

(l to r): Marty KG4WPV and Edwin KG4LVO recover the payload from the mountaintop near Peachtree, NC

 

Flight path of HiBall-10 landing site near Murphy NC

 

Full Flight path of HiBall-10 (landing in Peachtree, NC near Murphy)