GSBC 2020 Announced! GSBC 2020 Starts April 3. Closing date of the window will depend on what happens with the coronovirus. At minimum, window is extended until August 1, 2020. Please stay safe and abide by local recommendations.
The purpose of this club is to understand the nature upper atmospheric flight and near-space environment by means of affordable and readily available transportation. This can be easily be achieved by using high altitude balloons. These balloons are designed to carry up to five pounds of payload, as stated by the FAA, up to one-hundred thousand feet or higher. The projects taken on cover a wide range of studies: aerodynamics, atmospheric science, radio and telemetry, Earth and space science, chem
We plan to deploy a designed glider from near-space.
We feel that with our experience that we can share our expertise with others in launching balloons.