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HIgh Altitude Ballooning Workshop

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Caen Community Primary School

Caen Street

Braunton

EX331AD

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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High Altitude Ballooning

High Altitude Ballooning is an activity that involves sending an unmanned probe into near space, to capture images and record data.

We will be holding a two day workshop, covering every aspect of High Altitude Ballooning, such as, materials required, electronics, programming, launching, radio tracking, locating and recovery. The workshop is primarily aimed at educators wishing to utilise this as a STEM project in schools, however is also open to anyone over the age of 16 simply wishing to gain an overview of what's involved.

Day 1: HAB Overview, materials, payload contents, flight calculations, forecasting, radio tracking, locating and recovery.

Day 2: Real time HAB flight (subject to weather and technical issues), local launch, live tracking and recovery .

Refreshments will be provided on both days however attendees will need to provide their own lunch (available locally)

Cost

There is a cost of £25 per ticket, this will cover VAT, EventBrite booking fee, refreshments and flight workshop consumables for the flight (Balloon and Helium). Refunds will be available via EventBrite up to 7 days before the event.

Accommodation

For those requiring overnite accommodation there are plenty of Hotels and B&Bs in the area. Please contact the orgnaniser for details.

For further details on the event contact:

Bill Harvey

bharvey@caen.devon.sch.uk


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