Thursday , April 27 2017
Home / News / NASA to launch balloon flight in New Zealand in April

NASA to launch balloon flight in New Zealand in April

NASA to launch balloon flight in New Zealand in April
Mar 6, 12:16 pm
FacebookTwitterEmailPrintFriendlyShare

New Delhi, Mar.6 (ANI): The NASA is all set for a record as it would launch the longest ever flight for a scientific balloon in New Zealand next month.

NASA experts are in the South Island resort town of Wanaka, preparing for the fourth flight of a 532,000-cubic-metre balloon, with the goal of an ultra-long-duration flight of up to 100 days, Xinhua news agency reported.

The balloon would travel eastward carrying a 1,025 kg payload of tracking, communications and scientific instruments. (ANI)

TOPPOPULARRECENT