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  1. 2007: Vasco, two balloons in the eye of a cyclone

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    • Sciences et techniques

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    December 12, 2011

    2007 VASCO TWO BALLOONS IN THE EYE OF A CYCLONE Update: 12/12/2011

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  2. STRATO SCIENCE 2015: PILOT lifts a veil of dust...

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    October 2, 2015

    With the aim of studying the microwave background radiation (traces of the intense heat in the Universe approximately 380,000 years after the Big Bang), the PILOT astrophysics gondola flew on Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 21pm local time from Timmins, Canada. Under a 800,000 m3 balloon, the PILOT experiment collected scientific data for about 24 hours.

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  3. 2010 balloon campaign in Kiruna

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    • Sciences et techniques

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    March 22, 2010

    A series of scientific experiments and technological tests on new systems for balloons took place in Kiruna (Sweden) between April and May 2010. This campaign was based on the use of open stratospheric balloons.

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  4. 2010 Concordiasi campaign in Mac Murdo: the Antartic under observation

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    • Sciences et techniques

    Publishing date:

    March 22, 2010

    The objective of the Concordiasi mission is to understand better the enlargement of the hole in the Antarctica's ozone layer during each austral spring and to increase our knowledge on climate in those regions. To study the Earth's climate, the atmosphere has to be studied as a whole. Studying the poles is particularly important because of their specific sensitivity to climate changes and the poor frequency of the observations performed by the standard meteorological systems.

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  5. 1966: first EOLE campaign of over-pressurized balloons

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    • Sciences et techniques

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    February 6, 2012

    1966 FIRST EOLE CAMPAIGN OF OVER-PRESSURIZED BALLOONS Update: 02/05/2012

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