[aprssig] Coast-to-Coast Balloon Flight (non-burst?)

Bob Bruninga bruninga at usna.edu
Thu Dec 15 08:21:41 EST 2011

OK, finally a few bits of info:

I guess I thought it was a super-pressure balloon.  But from the photos, it
appears to be just a regular balloon?...
Or was it oversized simply so that it would not burst?  I'd like more info
on what prevented bursting...


-----Original Message-----
From: aprssig-bounces at tapr.org [mailto:aprssig-bounces at tapr.org] On Behalf
Of Bob Bruninga
Sent: Thursday, December 15, 2011 8:15 AM
To: 'TAPR APRS Mailing List'
Subject: Re: [aprssig] Coast-to-Coast Balloon Flight

But it's not an update if the last thing posted was PRE-LAUNCH weather.  No
mention whatsoever even mentioning LAUNCH or the historic flight that I can

>> But in reviewing all the emails, I can find no other reference to WHO
>> launched it and what it is.

> The details on this particular mission was on the California
> Near Space Project Website at:


> From the CNSP home page, you had to click "Events"
> and then the link "Click here for more information"

aprssig mailing list
aprssig at tapr.org

More information about the aprssig mailing list