WE WILL FLY BLT-34!
TO THE EDGE OF SPACE AND GET SOCIAL!!!
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10 July 2013 - BLT Dinner Meeting at Beck's Prime in Memorial City! - 5:30PM
24 July 2013 - BLT Final Construction Meeting - 310 Lombardy in Sugar Land - 8PM
07 August 2013 - BLT Payload Completion Meeting - 310 Lombardy in Sugar Land - 8PM
09 August 2013 - EVERYTHING BETTER BE WORKING! Pre-Launch TESTS - 310 Lombardy in Sugar Land - 8PM
10 August 2013 - Launch of BLT-34 - Wharton Intergalactic Spaceport - 10 AM
17 August 2013 - Backup Launch Date
BLT-34 Payloads (Multiple Packages)
GoPro Camera for HD Recording on neck of Balloon
Live NTSC Color ATV = 910 FMTV 1 Watt
Crossband FM Repeater Uplink = 446.000 & Downlink = 147.435 1 Watt
APRS GPS Downlink = 144.390 W5ACM-9 250 mW
Digital Camera with a picture every 15 seconds
APRS PecanPico4 - KT5TK-4 - 144.390 MHz - 100 mW - 3x AA battery - 2 minute cycle
(one position & one telemetry per cycle)
WSPR Beacon - KT5TK/B - 10.1387 10 mW
(2 transmissions in a row each cycle)
Secondary Surveillance Radar (SSR)Experiment - Listening on 1090 with downlink data on 926 100 mW 19.2 k with $GPGGA GPS data
Other Stuff Still in Work! Details SOON!
Total Weight = 8 lbs with at THREE payloads