An attempt to reach 40km with rubber balloons in a multistage design. Ultrahab page
Miniature High Altitude Balloon Project (MiHAB)
Based in UK, student run.
Uses GPS / Atmel AVR / Ericsson mobile phone system and parachute for descent.
- MiHAB 1 - 15/07/06 - success, reached 10,800ft east of Cambridge (Launched after Pegasus 3)
- here is a PDF outline of the payload
- MiHAB 2 - Flight success 10th Sept , reached 76,000 feet
- uses main electronics from MiHAB 1 , with 3M pixel camera and 1-wire temperature recording.
Run by Laurence Blaxter.