Great Plains Super Launch - Held in Omaha Nebraska - July 9-11, 2020

 

GPSL 2019 Balloon Flights

These are the recorded balloon flights scheduled for GPSL 2019 in Pella, IA.

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PENS

Primary Contact: Mike Morgan
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Mode
Callsign

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Project: Traveler / NearSys / WB8ELK Group

Primary Contact: Zack Clobes / Paul Verhage / Bill Brown

Frequency: 144.39
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :30-:35
Callsign: W0ZC-11

Frequency: 144.34
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :45-:50
Callsign: W0ZC-12

Frequency: 144.39
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :20-:25
Callsign: KD4STH-13

Frequency: 144.39
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :40-:45
Callsign: WB8ELK-11

Frequency: 144.34
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :50-:55
Callsign: WB8ELK-11

Notes: Combined flight between the three groups.  WB8ELK-11 is the same tracker running on both frequencies.

  

MOHAB / NearSys

Primary Contact: Mike Moody

Frequency: 144.39
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :55-:00
Callsign: KD0MEQ-11

Frequency: 144.39
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :40-:45
Callsign:KD4STH-7

Notes

 

Amateur Radio Club at Cornell (ARCC) / NearSys

Primary Contact: Mike Hojnowski

Frequency: 144.39
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :00-:05
Callsign:W2CXM-11

Frequency: 144.34
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :20-:25
Callsign:W2CXM-12

Frequency: 144.39
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :50-:55
Callsign:W2CXM-13

Frequency: 144.34
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :10-:15
Callsign:W2CXM-14

Frequency: 144.39
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :05-:20 (15 second slot)
Callsign: KD4STH-3

Frequency: In: 144.580 PL 103.5, Out: 447.025
Mode: Cross-band repeater

Notes: The W2CXM-13 and W2CXM-14 will be a secondary recovery beacon, that will be cut away from the -11 balloon payload.  

 

Arch Reactor

Primary Contact: Derek Sigler

Frequency: 144.34
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :00-:05
Callsign: KD0PGM-11

Frequency: 144.34
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :30-:35
Callsign:KD0PGM-12

Frequency: 146.565
Mode: Morse Beacon
Callsign:KD0PGM

Notes

 

WB8ELK Pico (1)

Primary Contact:Bill Brown

Frequency: 144.39
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :27-:30
Callsign: WB8MSJ-11

Frequency: 144.34
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :37-:40
Callsign:WB8MSJ-11

Notes: Pico balloon - no recovery

 

WB8ELK Pico (2)

Primary Contact:Bill Brown

Frequency: 144.39
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :37-:40
Callsign: AK0SK-11

Frequency: 144.34
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :42-:45
Callsign: AK0SK-11

Notes: Pico balloon - no recovery

 

Kubaszty (1)

Primary Contact:Mike Kubasti

Frequency: 14.0956
Mode: WSPR
Callsign: W7MJK

Notes: Pico balloon - no recovery

 

Kubaszty (2)

Primary Contact:Mike Kubasti

Frequency: 14.0956
Mode: WSPR
Callsign: W7MJK

Notes: Pico balloon - no recovery

 

EOSS

Primary Contact: Nick Hanks

Frequency: 145.765
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :07-:12, :37-:42
Callsign: AE0SS-13

Frequency: 145.645
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :15-:20, :45-:50
Callsign: KC0D-15

Frequency: 144.905
Mode: APRS
Timeslot: :00-:05, :30-:35
Callsign: KC0D-1

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