img_5455Aircraft Troubleshooting underway.  Stay tuned for an update via email and WhatsApp.


Science Flight #4 Completed

Balloon Launch #1 Completed


Current Plan is the following:

Wednesday, October 19th – Flight Day – Science Flight #5

0700-0800 Instrument Upload

0830 Mission Brief (Ru-Shan will represent Science.  Each instrument team can let Ru-Shan know their instrument fly status.)

1030 Estimated Take-off

1330 Possible Balloon launch

1600 Estimated Landing

1630 Post Flight Brief (Send rep or inform Ru-Shan instrument update so download is not delayed)

1630-1830 Instrument Download


Thursday, October 20th – Access

0730-1000 Aircraft Access with power

1030 Science/Weather Brief

Tell Ru-Shan/Eric if you have a science presentation

1100 – Marilyn will poll teams to determine afternoon access requirements.

1615-1930 Aircraft Access window as needed.


Friday, October 21st – Flight Day – Science Flight #6



We’d like to host a lunch for United Maintenance, possibly on Mon or Tues next week. – ($10/person).  See Susan.


United Open House has been modified to invite personnel when available.

Media Day is tentatively rescheduled Oct 24th.