Recap of EOSS-112

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Landing and Recovery

by Marty Griffin, WA0GEH


Parachute hangs payloads on power line

 


and ... continues to settle to the ground.

 


Touchdown complete

 


AirCore (circular) hanging from power line with AE0SS-11 on the opposite side of the line preventing the AirCore from descending to the ground.

 


Trackers consider what to do

 


Payloads suspended across the road as one end of the payload train is caught in the power lines and the other on a fence.

 


Larry Noble is about to try cutting down some of the payload train with a seat belt cutter


Waiting for power company to remove payloads from power lines.

 


Trackers at the recovery site.
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Trackers at lunch