HERE WE GO WITH BLT-21!
Higher and Faster!
The Primary Launch Date is August 20, 2005 at 10 AM.
Are you ready? We Are!
That's Payload Master Charles W5BAA at the Houston Hawks glider field with the BLT-21 glider!!
April 6, 2005 - BLT-21 Planning Meeting
May 4, 2005 - Construction Meeting
June 1, 2005 - Integration Meeting
July 6, 2005 - Final Integration Meeting
August 3, 2005 - Full System Test
August 17, 2005 - Payload Celebration Party
August 20, 2005 - The Flight of BLT-21!!
List of BLT-21 Payloads:
Sony DV Camcorder
RC Wing Glider with Color Camera ATV = 1245 FM
Multicam Live Main Payload Color ATV = 1255 FM
Crossband FM Repeater Uplink = 147.435 & Downlink = 446.000
Primary APRS GPS Downlink = 440.950 W5ACM-9 250 mW
Wing Glider APRS GPS Downlink = 445.925 W5BAA 250 mW
35-mm Camera with a picture every 160 seconds
Launch Coordination Frequency = 147.435 MHz
Don't Miss It! We're on for August 20, 2005!