Date: Thu, 24 Oct 2002 11:43:28 -0500

Author: Paul Nord

Subject: Re: He balloon rising


and.... you measure time in "meters"????


On Thursday, October 24, 2002, at 11:40 AM, Jerry DiMarco wrote:

> MET stands for Mission Elapsed Time. This gives me the
> opportunity to explain something left out of my original message. The
> descent part of the altitude profile is not linear because a parachute
> deploys after the balloon bursts...
> Jerry
> At 10:30 AM10/24/2002, you wrote:
>> Interesting. The y axis scale I understand. What is the horizontal
>> axis? It's labeled "MET (m)". Looks like meters to me. Hope you
>> didn't give any credit for a graph of feet vs. meters.
>> Paul