Apr 27th 2015, 11:33

Raven Aerostar's Largest Super Pressure Balloon Proves Persistent Altitude for Long Duration Capabilities

Sioux Falls, SD (April 27, 2015) — Raven Aerostar’s (NASDAQ: RAVN) largest Super Pressure Balloon ever built has surpassed 31 days amid the stratosphere’s harsh elements as part of a NASA mission, demonstrating the scientific balloon’s extended flight duration and ability to maintain constant altitudes.

“Raven Aerostar is doing what has never been done before. Putting a balloon in orbit ...

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Apr 24th 2015, 16:52

NASA balloon reaches Australia after nearly one month of flight

WALLOPS ISLAND, Va., April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After nearly a month of flight, a massive NASA Super Pressure Balloon (SPB) is closing in on a key milestone of completing the first of many planned circumnavigations of the globe.

Launched from Wanaka Airport, New Zealand, March 26 EDT (March 27 in New Zealand) and flying due east, the balloon is predicted to begin overfligh...

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