Research to find a safe launch and retrieval area

5 Aug

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So the search for a safe, harmless, intrusion less and safe launching and landing zone has now begun. 

  • Non-Intrusive launch area
  • Non-intrusive airspace 
  • Time of day for safe deployment
  • Safe landing area is defined as no homes, no major highways, no major streets, no power lines. Ideal area is in the desert
  • Ability to use cutdown system with no worries.

As a result, here are three preliminary launch and landing sites. Over all it looks like I will be doing about a 1 mile hike to retrieve the payload if the predictions hold true. 

Site being used to obtain predictions: http://predict.habhub.org

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