Future tests plan to extend the maximum altitude to 25 km (15 miles). This is the height at which humans begin to see the curvature of the Earth. Sapporo-based space ventures are hoping to gain momentum lately and complete manned missions by the end of the year.
The Sapporo-based company was founded in 2016 and serves clients in the aerospace sector. Iwatani Corp. specializes in space experiments such as balloons, space travel research, and remote sensing.
The airtight, self-developed cabin Height 60 cm When 50 cm in diameterJune 9 Take off from Miyakojima City, Okinawa Prefecture.
Cylindrical aircraft are said to have maintained the same atmospheric pressure and temperature as when they rose on average. 6.3 meters ((((20.7 feet) Every second.
A camera fixed inside the plane took a picture of the hamster looking out the window. 12 km ((((7 miles) On earth.
Maximum altitude was achieved within an hour of the balloon’s takeoff.
Iwaya Giken told the outlets that it plans to conduct additional experiments to demonstrate the safety of traveling to the stratosphere. “I feel the universe.”
“We will continue to experiment so that people can safely board and return.” A spokeswoman told the outlet.
https://sputniknews.com/20220624/hamster-returns-alive-after-daring-balloon-ride-to-earths-stratosphere–1096610339.html Hamsters return to Earth’s stratosphere in a bold balloon and then come back to life