Radar Reflector

As we are flying whats classed as a medium balloon by CASA and we are outside populated areas where Secondary Surveillance Radar (SSR) is used to track aircraft, our balloon needs to carry a radar reflector. This will allow radar equipped planes to see our balloon on radar. This is an important safety device that […]


Research Research Research

As expected, we are on a steep learning curve with the new project, but we have been doing a bit of background research over the last 3 months or so to come up to speed. We have been researching the following – Balloon Suppliers – Kaymont in the US seems to be the supplier of […]

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