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October 2013 Pre-Flight Goals

Leadership Flight Goals
Summary

C&DH Flight Goals
Summary

Comm Flight Goals

  • Receive 90% of transmitted packets on regular frequency
  • Receive 80% of transmitted packets with new I-Gate on seperate frequency
  • Succesfully retrieve ballon payloads

Imaging Flight Goals

Summary

Science Flight Goals
  • Keep the water temperature at 75 degrees F, (+/- 5 degrees) 
  • Have heaters successfully turn on and off during flight 

Structures Flight Goals
  • Launch balloon by 9:00 AM
  • Ascent rate of ~1000 ft/min
  • Fully deploy parachute
  • Recover Balloon Train in a timely manner
  • Cut down balloon trains near 90,000 ft

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