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Mars Ballooon Mission?

The Mars Society of Germany has proposed a Mars Balloon Mission. See Looks like BHALDI might need a bigger budget to keep up with the Germans and their luftballons (


Thank you, Toll Gas & Welding Supply

Team BHALDI would like to thank Toll Gas & Welding Supply for sponsoring BHALDI’s educational outreach activities.


Next Launch on October 15th, Rich Valley Park, Inver Grove Heights, 10:00 a.m. launch

Here’s a link to the Rich Valley Park map: Hope to see you there!


BHALDI Helps Inver Grove Heights Students Explore Near-Space

Team BHALDI introduced near-space ballooning to over 250 Inver Grove Heights students.  We’ll be working with the students and their teachers over the next several months to help them design and launch their own payloads into near-space!  Let us know if you’re interested in having Team BHALDI work with your school and coordinate design/launch activities.


BHALDI Receives NASA Grant

BHALDI is the honored recipient of a NASA Summer of Innovation Mini-Grant.  This award will allow BHALDI to help local teachers and students design and launch digital cameras and other data-capturing equipment into near-space. Thanks NASA!


Pending Launch of BHALDI III & IV

BHALDI III & IV are coming together nicely, and there are just a few things left to do tomorrow morning for the launch. The Team plans to arrive at the launch site @ 7 am to finish things up, and should be in good shape to welcome you at 9:45 when the doors open. Please …

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