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Wednesday
09:30:00 EDT
13:30:00 UTC

2018-05-16

Sunrise:06:37:53
Sunset:20:36:45



Balloon Assisted Stratospheric Experiments (DePauw University)
(BASE)

Record # 964


Thorpe Creek Elementary School, Fishers, Indiana, USA
258m / 846ft


39.975, -85.9

(N39° 58' 30", W85° 54' 0")

Grid: EM79BX

Map of Launch Site:
BASE 107

Latex, 1200g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


W9YJ-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz
W9YJ-13





http://www.depauw.edu/academics/departments-programs/physics-astronomy/department-research/base/


Howard Brooks, KC9QBN
[email protected]


Twitter/Facebook:
#BASE_DePauw

Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

HABHUB
1200 Using: Hydrogen

Flight for Miss Berry's third grade class - investigating popcorn, marshmallows, and eggs. Flight may be delayed until Thursday, 17 May if storms interfere.


Friday
06:00:00 PDT
13:00:00 UTC

2018-05-18

Sunrise:05:36:46
Sunset:20:14:36



Near Space Systems
(NEARSYS)

Record # 965


Ellensburg, WA
459m / 1,506ft


46.99, -120.55

(N46° 59' 24", W120° 33' 0")

Grid: CN96RX

Map of Launch Site:
NearSys 18D, NearSys 18E

Latex, 1500g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


KD4STH-7
APRS: 144.390Mhz
KD4STH-9

KD4STH-11





http://nearsys.com


Paul Verhage, KD4STH
[email protected]


Twitter/Facebook:
@NearSys

Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

HABHUB
1500 Using: Hydrogen




Friday
09:45:00 EDT
13:45:00 UTC

2018-05-18

Sunrise:06:41:23
Sunset:20:34:42



Ivy Near Space Program for Computing Technologies
(INSPCT)

Record # 959


Goshen High School, Goshen, Indiana
243m / 797ft


41.5812, -85.8256

(N41° 34' 52", W85° 49' 32")

Grid: EN71CN

Map of Launch Site:
INSPCT-11a GSH

Latex, 1500g, Helium



KC9VVJ-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz









Dave Bohlmann, KC9VVJ
[email protected]


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

HABHUB
1500 Using: Helium

"Return to Flight" mission for Goshen High School, Chandler Elementary and INSPCT teams, after a couple not-so-successful previous ones. Using Arduino Mega with Weather Shield and Iridium Rock7 modem. Various cameras.


Friday
10:00:00 EDT
14:00:00 UTC

2018-05-18

Sunrise:06:31:54
Sunset:20:42:40

Concord Community Schools
(CCS)

Record # 956


Concord West Side Elementary
233m / 764ft


41.6531, -85.9684

(N41° 39' 11", W85° 58' 6")

Grid: EN71AP

Map of Launch Site:
Soaring Wildcats

Latex, 1200g, Helium



N9QIE-10
APRS: 144.390Mhz








Space Available



Carol Kratzer, N9QIE-10
[email protected]


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

HABHUB
1200 Using: Helium

Concord West Side Elementary student weather balloon project.


Tuesday
09:00:00 CDT
14:00:00 UTC

2018-05-22

Sunrise:06:03:01
Sunset:20:40:10



Watertown Middle School
(WMS)

Record # 968


Watertown Regional Airport - ATY
532m / 1,745ft


44.9199, -97.1667

(N44° 55' 12", W97° 10' 0")

Grid: EN14JW

Map of Launch Site:
BOREALIS X

Latex, 2000g, Helium



KE0RVJ-12
APRS: 144.390Mhz

Twitter @WMSHighFlyers






Space Available



Mark Iverson, KE0RVJ
[email protected]


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

HABHUB
2000 Using: Helium

BOREALIS X will consist of a 2000g weather balloon equipped with an ArduinoTrack APRS GPS tracker sending back telemetry and temperature readings every minute throughout the flight, 1 HD Contour video camera facing to the horizon and a 360Fly 360 degree view camera aimed upwards.


Tuesday
09:00:00 CDT
14:00:00 UTC

2018-05-22

Sunrise:06:03:01
Sunset:20:40:10



Watertown Middle School
(WMS)

Record # 967


Watertown Regional Airport - ATY
532m / 1,745ft


44.9199, -97.1667

(N44° 55' 12", W97° 10' 0")

Grid: EN14JW

Map of Launch Site:
BOREALIS IX

Latex, 2000g, Helium



KE0RVJ-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz









Mark Iverson, KE0RVJ
[email protected]


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

HABHUB
2000 Using: Helium

BOREALIS IX will consist of a 2000g weather balloon equipped with an ArduinoTrack APRS GPS tracker sending back telemetry and temperature readings every minute throughout the flight, 2 HD Contour video cameras, one facing down the other facing to the horizon and an Arduino running a BPM180 with an SD data logger, taking recordings every 10 seconds. All of which was designed, coded and build by WMS 8th graders.


Friday
10:00:00 EDT
14:00:00 UTC

2018-05-25

Sunrise:06:22:55
Sunset:20:49:36

Concord Community Schools
(CCS)

Record # 960


Concord South Side
237m / 778ft


41.6318, -85.92

(N41° 37' 54", W85° 55' 12")

Grid: EN71AP

Map of Launch Site:
Launchsquad

Latex, 1200g, Helium



N9QIE-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz








Space Available



Amy Marsh, N9QIE - 11
[email protected]


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

HABHUB
1200 Using: Helium

South Side Elementary School student weather balloon project.


Saturday
10:00:00 CDT
15:00:00 UTC

2018-05-26

Sunrise:06:36:37
Sunset:20:10:26

Rose State College High Altitude Balloon (RHAB)
(96205)

Record # 962


Choctaw Creek Park, Choctaw, OK. Oklahoma County
355m / 1,165ft


35.4846, -97.2748

(N35° 29' 5", W97° 16' 29")

Grid: EM15IL

Map of Launch Site:
RHAB2

Latex, 1500g, Helium



KG5SGQ-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz









Bill Richards, KG5SGQ
[email protected]


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

HABHUB
1500 Using: Helium

RHAB2 Equipment: - Raspberry Pi 3 w/sense hat, camera, Ozone sensor and Altimeter - (2) Raspberry Pi Zero


Saturday
10:00:00 EDT
14:00:00 UTC

2018-05-26

Sunrise:06:30:30
Sunset:20:24:24

N4JWW
(96105)

Record # 961


Hoschton Park, Hoschton, GA
284m / 932ft


34.1015, -83.7601

(N34° 6' 5", W83° 45' 36")

Grid: EM84CC

Map of Launch Site:
BS1

Latex, 1600g, Helium



N4JWW-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz









Jonathan Weaver, N4JWW
[email protected]


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

HABHUB
1600 Using: Helium

FM Voice Crossband Repeater Uplink 445.25 MHz Downlink 145.25 MHz


Saturday
11:00:00 EDT
15:00:00 UTC

2018-05-26

Sunrise:05:43:48
Sunset:20:19:52

Overlook Horizon High Altitude Balloons
(OLHZN)

Record # 970


Farmington Town Park, Farmington, NY USA
186m / 610ft


42.9884, -77.3272

(N42° 59' 18", W77° 19' 38")

Grid: FN12IX

Map of Launch Site:
KD2KPZ-11,KD2KPZ-12,KD2KPZ-15

Latex, 1500g, Helium



KD2KPZ-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz
KD2KPZ-12

KD2KPZ-15





http://www.OverlookHorizon.com


Tory Carissimo, KD2KPZ
[email protected]


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

HABHUB
1500 Using: Helium

Live broadcast on launch day via Facebook and YouTube
Full flight details and recovered data available at http://overlookhorizon.com/flight-12

Follow Overlook Horizon HABs:
Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube


Sunday
09:00:00 CDT
14:00:00 UTC

2018-05-27

Sunrise:06:03:09
Sunset:20:32:38



Nebraska Stratospheric Amateur Radio
(NSTAR)

Record # 966


Valley NE
351m / 1,152ft


41.334, -96.365

(N41° 20' 2", W96° 21' 54")

Grid: EN11TI

Map of Launch Site:
NSTAR 18-A

Latex, 1200g, Hydrogen

ARH2AB


N9XTN-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz
N9XTN-12
APRS 144.360 MHz




http://www.nstar.org/


Mark Conner, N9XTN
[email protected]


Twitter/Facebook:
@N9XTN

Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

HABHUB
1200 Using: Hydrogen

Launch site subject to change depending on wind forecast


Saturday
09:30:00 EDT
13:30:00 UTC

2018-06-09

Sunrise:06:22:37
Sunset:20:03:13



Aether Missions
(AETHER)

Record # 969


Dyer Park, Palm Beach County, Florida USA
25m / 82ft


26.7837, -80.1233

(N26° 47' 1", W80° 7' 24")

Grid: EL96WS

Map of Launch Site:
YSSP-2 & YSSP-3

Latex, 3000g, Helium



KM4DRI-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz

SSTV @ 145.600Mhz







Andres Paris, KM4DRI
[email protected]


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

HABHUB
3000 Using: Helium

Two 3000g Totex balloons filled with Helium. Each balloon includes two GoPros, a Kodak SP-360, a Canon Powershot SD880IS, sensor data logging (GPS, temperature, barometric pressure, hygrometer), GSM/GPRS tracking, and SPOT tracker. APRS tracking call sign KM4DRI SSTV in 10-minute intervals @ 145.600 Mhz in Scottie 1 mode


Wednesday
12:00:00 CDT
17:00:00 UTC

2018-08-08

Sunrise:06:33:38
Sunset:20:28:52

Ravage Near Space Balloon
(RNSB)

Record # 942


Hillsboro, Texas, USA
207m / 679ft


32.0836, -97.0973

(N32° 5' 1", W97° 5' 50")

Grid: EM12KC

Map of Launch Site:
SC-2

Latex, 1000g, Helium



KC3FBS-11
APRS: 144.390Mhz









Patrick Hresko, KC3FBS
[email protected]


Tracking Options:
Google Maps APRS (aprs.fi)

HABHUB
1000 Using: Helium

Our groups second flight