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DayOfFlight

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on February 27, 2007 at 1:47:48 pm
 

Sequence for Day of Flight Tasks

 

 

  • Launch day
    • Deploy checklists
    • Launch site equipment tests (add description of tests here)
      • Camera checkout
        • Connect to each camera with minijack cable + USB-to-video + Laptop with WinTV sw
        • Verify camera settings are correct: focused at infinity, max resolution, empty sd cards
      • Power checkout: Verify batteries are fresh and fully charged
      • Other equipment tests??
    • Safety check
    • Helium set-up
    • Balloon lay-out
    • Weather check
    • Payload and lift-train layout
    • Fill system set up
    • Lift calibration set-up
    • Filling procedure
    • Launch check
      • Shrieker active
      • Secondary release timer set and started
      • All electronics turned on
      • Location beaconing active
    • Launch
    • Ground systems clean-up
  • Tracking & Recovery
    • Team coordination
    • FAA reporting
    • Sight tracking
    • Telemetry monitoring
    • Landing
    • Check for remaining battery power, replace batteries if necessary
    • Connect each camera to Bre's laptop with USB
      • Download images
      • Burn dvds of images
      • Use autostitch to create single panoramas
        • Upload a good one at full res to Make site, flickr
      • Upload to DoubleTake author in germany for giant Quicktime video
      • bittorrent full video, reduced HD format versions elsewhere, highly reduced version to youtube/google video

 

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