Links & Friends
Official Web Site
The UK High Altitude Society. People who are interested in launching unmanned high altitude balloons into near space.
habhub is the home of high altitude ballooning tools from UKHAS. habitat, the CouchDB-based tracking system, as well as several other tools are based here.
Tomas TT7 HABs
A good place to learn to do things well.
Leo Bodnar HABs
The man who opened the Pandora's Box.
Richard Nakka's Experimental Rocketry Web Site.
Weather radar, wind and waves forecast for kiters, surfers, paragliders, pilots, sailors and anyone else.
- Long-term forecast, very useful to decide the better days to request a balloon launch permit.
- Visual and infrared weather satellite photos
AIRWAYS AND TROPOSPHERE TRAFFIC
Charts, Airways for visual and instrumental traffic information.
- Live Air Traffic Information.