Launches

For aircraft pilots in the Cambridge area, information is provided here detailing when our radiosonde balloon releases are planned.

Our balloon launches take place from the grounds of Churchill College, Cambridge for which we have a CAA Exemption/Permission for standard meteorological radiosonde balloons.

Please click for a 1:500000 chart excerpt showing the location of the launch site (52 deg 12 min 46 sec N, 0 deg 6 min 2 sec E). Chart is courtesy of Ordnance Survey © Crown copyright 2008.

If any further information is needed then please contact us.