Fwd = Leonids Live! balloon flight scheduled for November 18, 1999
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Originally from: NASA Science News <expressnews@...>
Original Subject: Leonids Live! balloon flight scheduled for November 18, 1999
Original Date: 1st Nov 99 12.05pm
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NASA Space Science News for November 1, 1999
NASA Meteor Balloon Rises Again: NASA scientists and ham radio amateurs
are teaming up for a weather balloon flight to the stratosphere
during the Leonid meteor shower on November 18, 1999. The balloon
will transmit a live webcast of the meteor shower from an altitude
of 100,000 ft or more, far above any bad weather or obscuring clouds.
The transmission will include audio from a VLF radio receiver
designed to capture natural radio signals from the meteors. FULL STORY at
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