Planned High Altitude Balloon Flight, August 5, 2017 – Postponed to Aug 12

  Update 8/12/2017:  Flight complete and retrieved. Report to follow. Flight path (enlarge the screen for full path) Update 8/9/2017: I'm planning to launch from Wyandot County Airport (56D), on Aug 12, at 9:45AM EDT. The APRS call sign has been corrected to KB8PVR-3. Present predictions are for a 60 mile flight toward the west, … Continue reading Planned High Altitude Balloon Flight, August 5, 2017 – Postponed to Aug 12

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Enviro pHAT and High Altitude Balloon Missions

The  Pimoroni  Enviro pHAT is an alternative sensor package to the Sense HAT for use on the Raspberry Pi.  It is smaller, lighter and less expensive than the Sense HAT.  It does not have the joystick inputs or LED display.  Its motion sensor is somewhat less capable.  It adds a color sensor that may not … Continue reading Enviro pHAT and High Altitude Balloon Missions