- Press Release
- Dec 3, 2022
MANTRA Research Balloon successfully launched today to probe the Ozone Layer
Longueuil, September 1, 2004 – Scientists from the Canadian Space Agency,
Environment Canada, the University of Toronto, York University and the
University of Waterloo launched today a large research balloon in an
intensive study of the ozone layer over Canada.
The balloon, as tall as a
20-storey building, is carrying one half tonne of scientific instruments 40
km high in the sky over Saskatchewan.
For more information, visit the MANTRA website at: http://www.space.gc.ca/mantra
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