Community > Forum > Official JP Aerospace Forum > JPA Away 35 launch day!

JPA Away 35 launch day!

Posted by: JesseD - Sat Aug 16, 2008 9:09 pm
Post new topic Reply to topic
 [ 1 post ] 
JPA Away 35 launch day! 
Author Message
Spaceflight Participant
Spaceflight Participant
Joined: Fri Oct 21, 2005 12:42 pm
Posts: 73
Location: Washington DC
Post JPA Away 35 launch day!   Posted on: Sat Aug 16, 2008 9:09 pm
Looks like the AP Aerospace launch team is out in the desert today. Away 35 is up for launch.
A35, as per their blog, includes a drag management system test for the Ascender ship, a frickin lazer beam(!) array, and their new data gather system (samples eighteen sensors fives times a second, stores the information on a memory stick and transmits it to the ground); as well as 200 passive PongSats and 9 computer controlled PongSats.

Lift: 4000 lb balloon
Target: 140,000 feet!


Back to top
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 
Moderator: jpowell

Who is online 

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 8 guests

© 2018 The International Space Fellowship, developed by Gabitasoft Interactive. All Rights Reserved.  Privacy Policy | Terms of Use