WE WILL FLY BLT-41!
TO THE EDGE OF SPACE WITH THE BIG ONE!!!
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18 June 2014 - 8 PM - Construction Meeting - Secret BLT Lab in Sugar Land
09 July 2014 - 5:30 PM - BLT Dinner/Meeting - Buffalo Wild Wings
23 July 2014 - 8 PM - Final Construction Event - Secret BLT Lab in Sugar Land
06 August 2014 - 8 PM - Final Testing - Secret BLT Lab in Sugar Land
08 August 2014 - 8 PM - SEAL IT UP! - Secret BLT Lab in Sugar Land
09 August 2014 - 10 AM - FLY IT! - Wharton Intergalactic Spaceport
16 August 2014 - Backup Launch Date
BLT-41 Payloads (Two Packages)
Live NTSC Color ATV = 910 FMTV 1.5 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
Balloon Burst Cam Recorder
APRS PecanPico5 - KT5TK-5 - 144.390 MHz - 100 mW - 3.7V LiPo battery - 2 minute cycle
(one position & one telemetry per cycle)
GoPro Camera for HD Recording on outside or inside
Micro Cam Recorder
Total Weight = 8 lbs with TWO payloads
Ich bin ein Houstonian!!!
The BIG ONE - BLT-41!
We could choose to go to The Moon...
or we can Fly to the Edge of Space!
We will do the Hard Thing with BLT-41!
You can take KT5TK out of Houston, but you can't take Houston out of KT5TK...