Purpose of the flight and payload description


Details of the balloon flight

Balloon launched on: 2/9/1998 at 15:55
Launch site: Centre de Lancement de Ballons CLBA, Aire Sur L'Adour, Landes, France  
Balloon launched by: Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales (CNES)
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Zero Pressure Balloon model 5zl Zodiac - 5.000 m3
Balloon serial number: 5ZL Nº 26
End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 2/9/1998 at ~ 18:30
Balloon flight duration (F: time at float only, otherwise total flight time in d:days / h:hours or m:minutes - ): 2 h 32 m
Payload weight: 96 kgs
Gondola weight: 26 kgs

External references

  • SAOZ flight list Florence Goutail website, Laboratoire Atmosphères, Milieux, Observations Spatiales

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