Launched on May 2, 2010, near Calico, CA, the Pacific Star I was the first in a series of high altitude photography experiments I am conducting.

The payload travelled 96.4 miles and attained a height of 33km.

In attendance on the mission: Colin Rich (myself), James "Jimmy" Smith, and William Ahmanson.

The launch and recovery was a complete success save for condensation buildup on the UV protector rendering the photographs to appear very diffused.

I am planning another launch next week.!/colinrich1

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