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Wichita Lighter Than Air

WSU LTA

Elementary School Kids Launch

Date: May 4th, 2016
  • Mission: Educational flight for third grade children at Walton Rural Life Center.
  • Max Altitude: unknown
  • Approximate Flight Range: unknown
  • Hardware: 1 1500 Gram latex weather balloon, 1 box of elementary school "experiments" and 1 habduino tracker.
  • Notes/failures: This flight, filled with bits and bobs which third graders wanted to send to space, was tragically lost after the tracking system failed mid-flight.