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Re: New England Listen for Balloon!

On 18 Dec 2005 at 9:57, Robert Bruninga wrote:

> A High altitude balloon was launched Saturday
> from the USA and did not burst.  It  is now 300 miles 
> out over the atlantic and headed towards europe at 
> 136 MPH:

As per weather maps the balloon seems to be in the jet stream! He can make it 
to europe if he survive high winds with some down draft blocking him to reach 
high altitude.

"It is not the class of license the amateur holds, but the class of the amateur 
that holds the license."

Luc Leblanc VE2DWE
AMSAT 33583
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