Friday, October 23, 2009
High altitude balloon launch set for Saturday
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Mission Control for the flight will be in Room 220 of the Technology Center at USI. Interested parties are invited to watch the progress of the flight from Mission Control. "We hope to have a SKYPE broadcast of the launch available at Mission Control," Kissel said.
An Earth Space Science class at Reitz Memorial Catholic High School will have an experiment on board the flight.
Live tracking during the flight will be available here: http://aprs.fi. The call sign is W9MOK.
For more information about high altitude ballooning at USI go to http://web.usi.edu/HAB.