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Turkey's First Near Space Balloon Flight

By Gerard @presurfer
It's a first for Turkey. The nation's first near space balloon flight. StratosphereFairEnough is a project about launching high altitude weather balloons to the space and recording videos with HD cameras attached to the payload.

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