Introducing AllAloft – The [to be] Complete Iridium-based High-Altitude Balloon System

Perhaps you’ve been reading some of my recent, and not so recent (January 2013) posts about Iridium.  Am I beginning to sound like a broken record?  Well, my excuse is that I am finally getting around to helping the California Near Space Project with their Iridium-based balloon payload.  In this process, we made the decision […]

Completed California Near-Space Project Site

I’ve recently gotten involved with the California Near Space Project, a non-profit organization started by Ron Meadows and several other individuals.  They are most well known-for their highly successful trans-continental and trans-Atlantic flights with latex balloons.   Here’s a video of Ron Meadow’s being interviewed on NBC about one of their launches: I will be helping […]

Formless, Yet Functional

I am really just getting started on my one web site here.  I am not 100% sure about the content I will post, or what it will look like.  I figured it was probably better to start with something non-ideal than to contemplate what this site should be forever.  So, right now, you get a […]