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14Oct 2016

NWCS Science 10 Students Balloon Launch

Thank you to everyone who attended the launch! We were able to put our critical thinking and problem solving skills to the test today as the balloon did not orginally take flight, but with the extra helium in the balloon we were able to have a successful lift off! Currently our balloon’s flight path as been:

 As the balloon continues to gain height in our atmosphere we will lose GPS connection! When the balloon pops and comes back down to earth we will retreieve it! It is predicted to land North East of Aberdeen. When we retreive the payload we will have some data and images to share!

Thanks again for your particiaption this morning at the launch!

Sincerely,

Science 10 students, Ms. McIntyre, and Ms. Hughes.

UPDATE THE BALLOON LANDED OUTSIDE OF LANGHAM, SASKATCHEWAN JUST BEFORE NOON.

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