|Launch date||8/9/12, 13:55:36 UTC|
|Landing date||8/9/12, 17:17 UTC|
|Flight duration||3 hours, 21 minutes|
|Launch site||52.2516, -0.0917|
|Landing site||52.4893, 1.0856|
|Distance travelled||84.4 km|
|Average speed||25.1 km/h|
|Maximum speed||98 km/h|
|Maximum altitude||40,449 m|
|Average ascent rate||4 m/s|
|Impact speed||5 m/s|
|Telemetry||300 baud RTTY, CRC16 checksum|
|Tracking||Ground stations (distributed listener), 1 chase car, web based tracker|
Horus 28 was launched by Mark VK5QI whilst in the UK for a few weeks - Mark launched alongside Dave Akerman in the so called 'HAB olympics'.
To read details of the day & see some of the great photos captured by Dave & Mark, head over to the writeup on Dave's blog. The launch was also featured in an article by The Register, with their usual british spin on the events.