The ENGR 471, Engineering Design and Analysis, class will be conducting USI's ninth high altitude balloon flight in which the class will attempt to set a world record for the highest altitude release of a paper airplane.
The balloon launching will likely be in southern Illinois, with landing likely in southern Gibson County, IN.
A Mission Control will be located in BE 1005 for viewing of the launching and flight trajectory by interested parties.
The trajectory can also be viewed at http://aprs.fi with the W9MOK call sign.
The trajectory of the paper airplane can likewise be followed on http://aprs.fi with the W9MOK-2 call sign.