Fifth #RaspberryPi balloon launch with Dave Akerman this Saturday

On Saturday morning, Dave Akerman will be launching PIE5 – a model A Raspberry Pi hanging from a weather balloon. These are great events as you can follow them online. This balloon is planned to travel across Europe and take in Holland, Germany and Poland on a 24-hour trip. Recovery might not be possible this time! Read more here including instructions on how to follow the balloon’s progress

4 comments for “Fifth #RaspberryPi balloon launch with Dave Akerman this Saturday

  1. grant
    12 April 2013 at 8:45 am

    Fantastic that’s my Saturday sorted. How exciting.

    • 12 April 2013 at 3:27 pm

      Hoping it makes it all the way and lands in our back garden in Zgierz. Then I can bring it back to UK on Tuesday. Chance? Approximately nil.

      • 12 April 2013 at 5:11 pm

        Well… pigs might fly, y’know, seeing as a raspberry will!

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