Pi in the Sky - The Launch

21 March 2014

pi-in-sky2A team of students from Cookstown High school and Holy Trinity College are scheduled to launch a weather balloon on Saturday 22nd March between 8:30 and 10am weather permitting.

The balloon should reach 100,000ft and transmit live images during the flight using Raspberry Pi technology.

BBC radio Ulster are to broadcast live from the launch between 8.00 and 9.00.

The Flight and Images can be tracked with the web address www.HiPi.org.uk  


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