GK-12 High Altitude Balloon Flight

What: Come launch a balloon with camera & sensors into space!
When: July 11, 2015 (Saturday) at 9:00am
Where: To be determined
How: RSVP at https://www.facebook.com/events/1585459518394895/.

More info:

  • Get there 30 min ahead to make sure you see the launch.
  • Everything can change based on weather. This page will have the most up to date information.
  • Flight should last about 2hrs (90 min up and 30 min down)
  • Balloon expected to move southeast of launch site and land 35-50 miles away.
  • Can’t control where it lands so may be in hard to reach or dangerous spot. You are welcome to help track and find the payload but please use caution and do not put yourself or vehicle in dangerous position.

Disclaimer: Your participation in the GK-12 High Altitude Balloon Launch is completely voluntary. As a result, GK-12, NMSU and it’s affiliates are not liable for any damage to either persons or property.