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Aug 19 2019

KerBalloon Joint Science Survey

Both the high- and low-altitude crews set out together aboard the MSV Tongjess to release over several locations, with the low-alt crew at sea and high-alt dropped off on an island with UTVs

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Jul 09 2019

Progeny Mk6 Block II Flight 3

Reaching new heights, the Block II explored the radiation belts on the night side of the planet, where they extend deeper into space, while also gathering more data from a new instrument – the hemispherical ion trap.

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Jun 24 2019

Progeny Mk7-A Flight 1

The first flight of our latest rocket design suffered a double failure resulting in the total loss of the rocket – but as always valuable data was learned in the process to make future launches more successful and new tech was still tested

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Jun 13 2019

Low-Altitude Science Survey 46

Too far for a UTV traversal, the crew charters an airship to head out to the middle of a vast plain and release a balloon over Zone 23A9N for Kip Engineering

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Jun 11 2019

High-Altitude Science Survey 55

Releasing from a MSV over Zone 564KL for Probodobodyne Inc, the team uses UTVs to recover the payload after its flight into the upper atmosphere, then battle a sea storm on the way home

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Jun 04 2019

High-Altitude Science Survey 54

Crossing the Kerblantic aboard a science ship to a lake deep within a mountainous region the team releases over Sector HA-K64 for Rokea to gather more information about the surrounding area

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May 29 2019

Low-Altitude Science Survey 45

Taking an overland trek via UTV to a nearby mountainous region to release a balloon for Flooyd Dynamics Research Lab over Area 51KL2 & also set seismic sensors for field researchers

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May 14 2019

Progeny Mk6 Block I Flight 11

One of the instruments that was developed to fly on a future Extremis probe is small enough to be a payload for the Mk6 and studies charged particles – perfect for a shot into the inner radiation belt to test it out

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May 08 2019

Civvie Science Flight 39

Flight Officer Aldeny flies to the plains north of KSC to gather pollen level data surroundingĀ Area ATM-11 for the Field Research Team’s quarterly survey, although the collection was limiited due to weather

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May 06 2019

Low-Altitude Science Survey 44

Sailing and then trekking out to a spot in the Great Desert, the crew release a balloon over Site T1A402 for Tiberdyne Aerospace and also witness the effects of a meteor impact

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