EDIT 9/17/08: This flight has ended and the video link is no longer valid.
SSPL’s prototype of the HEMI instrument launched from Ft. Sumner on a high altitude balloon this morning.
A live webcast is being broadcast at: http://laspace.lsu.edu/HASP/video/cosmocam.html
The flight will last approximately 20 hours; Quick-look science data should be available shortly after the flight.
Congratulations to the HEMI team!