Jan
31
2013

Radar Reflector Arrived

Our radar reflector arrived in the post today. Even though we purchased it from a local website, it still came direct from the US. Its very good quality and easy to put together, highly reflective and it packs flat. Only downside is that it weighs 200g, a little more than we thought, but we will be using […]

Jan
13
2013

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 […]

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