Monthly Archives: June 2013

Getting Authorisation from CASA

I’ve been in touch with CASA regarding authorisation of the Balloon flight. What I do know is:- * I need to ensure that the craft, procedures, etc follow procedures outline in the appropriate legislation * It can take several weeks … Continue reading

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Testing the antennas

Summary I need to test the antennas to make sure they will function as reasonable as can be expected. I’m secretly hoping that it can comfortably transmit/receive at a distance of at-least 10 km. This is probably realistic, remembering that … Continue reading

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Attaching CloverLeaf Antenna to the Payload

Discussion Much thought was put into how to connect the Cloverleaf antenna to the payload….attachment of the antenna is more of an after thought unfortunately. I’m thinking I probably should have somehow ensured this could have been put inside the … Continue reading

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