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HABEX (High Altitude Balloon Experiment)
Gauteng Department of Education ( East Rand Radio Club and SARL) - Johannesburg, South Africa

Team Description

The High Altitude Balloon Experiment is a bunch of SA Radio HAMS collaborating with schools and other interested parties in launching high altitude balloons into near space.

Plan for launch

We plan to get the Gauteng Schools involved in launching the HABEX in 2015 with cooperation of the FET CC - Electrical Technology sub-directorate of the Gauteng DEpartment of Education.

Why did you join?

We joined because HABEX is one of our passions and part of our interest in amateur radio.

Team Website:

Team Launch Date: 04/25/2015

Team Members

  • Chris Gryffenberg
  • schalk heunis
  • Judy Pretorius
  • Shane Bailey