The Icarus Project

The Icarus Project

High Altitude Ballooning

Icarus II Launch 4

The Sun newspaper launch.

Technical Data

Launch Date 26 October 2009
Launch Latitude
Launch Longitude
Landing Date
Landing Time
Landing Latitude
Landing Longitude
Flight Duration
Max Altitude
Average Descent Rate
Max Descent Rate
Impact Speed
Payload Mass
Balloon Mass 3kg
Total Mass


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Lessons learnt and improvement in the future

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