Millersville Meteorology's Mobile
Tethered Balloon...nicknamed "Manny."
researchers guide the 40-foot tethered ballon during pre-launch
Tethered Balloon high above I-95 in Northeast Philly (note Delaware River
A night-time launch of the
Tethered Balloon with Penn State's LIDAR (note green laser beam) in
operation as well.
MU's Tethered Balloon with
tow....taking measurements up to 1000 feet above ground.
M.U. Researchers prepare
Manny for launch at the NARSTO-NE-OPS site in northeast Philadelphia.
Dr. Richard Clark, chief
researcher with Millersville's
Tethered Balloon/Tethersonde group.
While Millersville's Tethered
aloft, Harvard University's ground-based instrumentation captures
surface air chemistry.
For more information about MU's participation
the NARSTO-NE-OPS project, please contact Dr. Richard Clark at
717-872-3930. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Copyright 1998 Millersville