JP Aerospace flew two high altitude airship missions on Nov. 22nd to over 30 km. Below are some reports and images from the flights posted on the JP Aerospace blog:

Launch of the Away 118 balloon:

Away118_launch1[1]

Away118_launch2[1]

Away118_launch3[1]

The two missions carried

three university payloads, 700 PongSat  student experiments, our own balloon valve experiments, a new servo driven camera system and a ceremonial basket from the Sobono Indian Tribe.

A119+PongSat1[1]

The movable servo camera flew on Away 119 and took pictures like this one:

A119_PongSat_left[1]

The flights are sponsored by a number of organizations:

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The payload packages were recovered intact:

A119_Servocam_touchdown11[1]