Scouts, Scouters, Aeronauts
Near Space Ventures and Venture Crew 2239 will launch a 1500g, Hydrogen filled High Altitude Balloon on Sunday, April 11th, at aproxamatley 8:30a.m. Central time as part of the North Star District BSA Camporee event.
Smithville Lake, MO @ 39.41585N -094.50503W
Onboard APRS on 144.990Mhz,
Call Sign: WØNSV-11
You can follow the balloons location, altitude and speed from the Internet by clicking on; http://aprs.fi/?call=w0nsv-11
anytime after the launch on the day of the flight.
for more information, or contact Keith at kcscouter@...
We will also have at least two HF stations operating during the weekend, including examples of digital (PSK31, Hellschreiber, etc), VHF/UHF, satellite and slow scan TV. Join us in person, online or on the air for a great weekend of Ham Radio.
Look for us on all the; World Scout Frequencies found at http://bsaroundtable.org/wa0tjt.html
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