Re: [GPSL] Spirit of Knoxville balloon
- Hey guys and gals,
The spiritofknoxville site hasn't been updated in a while, anyone have
any news on when flights might resume now that late/fall winter is
Dan Bowen wrote:
> Thanks for your well wishes Mark! Stay tuned for SNOX V.
> On Mar 11, 2008, at 10:01 AM, Mark Conner wrote:
>> At 1301 UTC, the balloon was at 39,166 ft about 400 mi NNE of
>> Bermuda. I did a quick trajectory calculation using a near-constant
>> altitude and it shows the balloon passing over the French coast
>> around 15/0200 UTC (Wed evening US time) and then ESE near Paris
>> around 06 UTC, then western Switzerland, northern Italy, and the
>> Good luck to the UTARC crew.
>> 73 de Mark N9XTN