In preparation for launching, Space Data Corp. employees fill a test balloon in high wind conditions.
Testers launch the balloon from a municipal airport.
Testers prepare the high-altitude repeater for launching.
The Space Data high-altitude repeater is shown shortly after its launch.
Space Data Corp. workers use a launch bag to loft the high-altitude repeater in windy conditions.
The Space Data platform is shown shortly after launch.
Testers launch a high-altitude telemetry package in a desert location.
At a remote location, testers launch the Space Data high-altitude repeater.
The Space Data high altitude was launched in the desert, under windy conditions.
The test balloon is launched from a remote location.
A successful launch for Space Data Corp.'s test balloon.
Space Data Corp. tests a high-altitude repeater system to help provide a better range for radio signals in hard to reach areas, like deep canyons, and other remote locations.