Purpose of the flight and payload description
Details of the balloon flight
Balloon launched on: 6/13/1979
Launch site: Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility, Palestine, Texas, US
Balloon launched by: National Scientific Balloon Facility (NSBF)
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Zero Pressure Balloon Winzen 206.713 m3 (15.24 microns - Stratofilm)
Flight identification number: 1147P
Balloon flight duration (F: time at float only, otherwise total flight time in d:days / h:hours or m:minutes - ): F 6 h 25 m
Payload weight: 952 kgs.
- National Scientific Balloon Facility Annual Report FY 1979 National Center for Atmospheric Research, September 1980
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