Re: July 4th weekend
Mark Conner <n9xtn@...>
The launch will be at the Johnson Near Space Center, which istoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
about 10 miles south of Manhattan. The main feature of the JNSC
is a large storage building where we can fill 4-6 balloons inside
out of the wind.
Take a look at the pictures linked from this site - there are
several taken at the launch site.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Keith Sproul" <email@example.com>
Sent: Saturday, June 01, 2002 11:21
Subject: Re: [GPSL] July 4th weekend
there.. My grandparents live in Clay Center.. I am going tofly to KC,
get a car, and go visit my grandparents for the 4th, then go toManhattan
for the conf and launch.. Since it is close enough, I will staywith my
grandparents and save on the hotel bill. I know the area muchbetter than
you would expect for someone from New Jersey....9am
6thand lasting most of the day. The launch will be Saturday the
butwith a rain date of Sunday the 7th.
toit's probably expensive. It's probably more cost-effective
milestravel to Kansas City (MCI) and drive a rental car the 120
the(2 hrs) from the airport to Manhattan.
withlaunches. If you go back Sunday afternoon, you could chase
beingus on Saturday if we get off the ground, or if it ends up
Julyon Sunday you'd at least see the launch.
http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/5th-6thweekend? I am making my travel plans etc..
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