CPR-200

Pilot Balloon

  • Weight: 200 grams
  • Manufacturer: PAWAN Rubber Products
  • Material: Natural Latex
  • Inflation Gas: Helium or Hydrogen
  • Burst Diameter: 290cm
  • Neck Diameter: 4.5 cm

Bursting Altitude

Graph illustrates estimated busting altitude based on flight package payload weight and ground level ascent rate.

About the CPR-200

This large ceiling balloon, also know as pilot balloon, can be fitted with a light weight radiosonde. This meteorological balloon is available in a variety of colors for easy visual tracking in various weather conditions. Applications of ceiling balloons include wind direction research, wind speed and cloud base height studies. Ceiling balloons have been a very important tool in upper air observations.

2.9 meters