The Beginning

After a brief break back home, I head back to New Zealand to join the SuperBIT team preparing for a launch from Wanaka. Much of the hardware team had arrived a couple weeks before I did, and had set up the lab, cleaned the telescope, and started to put things together. During my first week we put everything together in a form that’s ready for full-system ground testing, if not quite ready for the rigours of the stratosphere.

Wanaka is also beautiful. A person could get used to launching balloons from here.

Panorama from Mt Iron. Featuring Steven and Emaad and Steven and Emaad and …

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