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.