Purpose of the flight and payload description


Details of the balloon flight

Balloon launched on: 10/15/1986 at 14:18 utc
Launch site: Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility, Palestine, Texas, US  
Balloon launched by: National Scientific Balloon Facility (NSBF)
Balloon manufacturer/size/composition: Zero Pressure Balloon N26-8/8/8/8T-23.30
Balloon serial number: R23.30-3-106
Flight identification number: 1434P
End of flight (L for landing time, W for last contact, otherwise termination time): 10/16/1986 at 17:48 utc
Balloon flight duration (F: time at float only, otherwise total flight time in d:days / h:hours or m:minutes - ): 27 h 30 m
Landing site: 26 miles SW of Greenville, Mississippi, US

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