Technology demonstration for the establishment of an airborne emergency communications network using weather balloons. This project is a collaborative between NASA PR Space Grant Consortium, Space Data Company based in Arizona, the Microsatellite Course of UPR Río Piedras, the NASA Explorer School Marcelino Canino Canino of Dorado, and amateur radio operators.



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