Well its been less then twenty four hours since our finals ended, and already members of the CrawSat III team and Launch Personnel team are back to work on the balloon preparing for the launch on December 18th, 2010. Today we performed the second Cold Test, with improvements to testing procedures to account for lack […]
Test conducted at University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s Parking Tower to check if the ascent rate functionality on the CrawSat 3 package works. The end result is a conclusion that this test was a success!
Well its been a while since the last time we gave a status update on the CrawSat 3 development, formerly called Balloon 3, and i’m pretty excited to say we’ve made a lot of progress! First off, after many long hours in the lab (and some very stressful late nights), I can happily say the […]
Recently CAPE members were interviewed by students studying broadcasting, in front of a camera, and had their segment air on the Acadiana Open Channel. Video below:
Here are a few videos from the balloon launch. The first two are from the launch and the second two are from just before recovery. Oh, did I mention we have a ULCape Youtube Channel? Stay tuned for more video and pictures from the launch.