Yesterday our team head, Dmitry Bulavinov was celebrating his daughter wedding.
Our congratulations to the new family and to the new father-in-law Dmitry!
As a part of the wedding party, our balloon was launched nearby of Neva River source, roughly 40km far from St.Petersburg, Russia.
The weather conditions were pretty bad: winds, clouds, and rains. The balloon was ascending an descending all the time, Sometimes accelerating up to horizontal speed of 170 km/h. As the result, it traveled more than 1000km and landed in between of cities Nizhny Novgorod and Cheboksary. Thanks to one of local guys, the balloon payload was successfully recovered today afternoon. Detailed report, prize submissions, and media materials to be published soon.