Tag Archive: Splashdown

Feb 16 2018

Progeny Mk6 Block I Flight 1

The debut flight of the Mk6 Block I goes off without a hitch, setting new records for speed and height over Kerbin but the extra velocity has made recovery even more difficult despite extra preparations

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Feb 04 2018

Low-Altitude Science Survey 32

Specialists Bob & Bill take a sea voyage out to Site DAW-LEG to gather temperature data for Kip Engineering

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Jan 28 2018

Low/High-Altitude Science Surveys 31/39

Specialists Bob & Bill use every available mode of transportation – land, sea and air – to carry out two balloon releases far west of KSC over Sector GV-001 and Site 0B-RZ

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Jan 25 2018

Progeny Mk5 Block I Flight 4

The first flight of 2018 takes the Progeny to new heights as we test out what we felt were our best ascent procedures to date, shattering several records along the way and increasing our knowledge of space flight

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Jan 19 2018

Low-Altitude Science Survey 30

Specialist Bob is dropped off on the way home from another balloon mission to release a temperature survey balloon for Rockomax Conglomerate over Zone 9-LM7

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Dec 14 2017

Progeny Mk5 Block I Flight 3

The final flight of 2017 saw a triumphant return to space with a redesigned Block I solving many of the issues that plagued the previous flight, although it also introduced some new ones. The quest continues…

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Dec 01 2017

High-Altitude Science Survey 36

Specialists Bob & Bill continue to test our future data relay infrastructure, this time through Ockr with a double-release over Site 1BP3 after several weather delays

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Nov 23 2017

High-Altitude Science Survey 35

Specialists Bob & Bill carry out the KSA’s northern-most mission to gather new science and also test out data relay through Kravass from Zone JB354 for Nehemiah Engineering

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Nov 08 2017

Low-Altitude Science Surveys 27 & 28

Specialist Bob launches from sea aboard MSV Lymun to gather pressure data from Site JF-455 and temperature data from Zone TR-001, suffering a partial & uncharacteristic failure during one ascent

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Oct 31 2017

Progeny Mk5 Block I Flight 2

Although the ascent did not go entirely as planned, a proper initial launch allowed the rocket to reach a staggering 493km up into space, far exceeding any and all expectations on its performance!

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