Weather Balloon Launch in the Horn of Africa

CAMP LEMONNIER, DJIBOUTI- U.S. Air Force Special Operations Weather Technicians, Special Operations Command Africa (SOCAF,) participate in the Upper Air Sounding Project by set up a computer for preparation to download information from a weather balloon at Camp Lemonnier, Dec. 8, 2016. The Upper Air Sounding Project is a joint venture between the Horn of Africa and the special operation forces on behalf of Special Operations Command Africa.
CAMP LEMONNIER, DJIBOUTI- U.S. Air Force Special Operations Weather Technicians, Special Operations Command Africa (SOCAF,) participate in the Upper Air Sounding Project by set up a computer for preparation to download information from a weather balloon at Camp Lemonnier, Dec. 8, 2016. The Upper Air Sounding Project is a joint venture between the Horn of Africa and the special operation forces on behalf of Special Operations Command Africa.
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Weather Balloon Launch in the Horn of Africa

CAMP LEMONNIER, DJIBOUTI- U.S. Special Operations Airman launch a weather balloon to demonstrate weather data collection techniques to Djibouti officials at Camp Lemonnier, Dec. 8, 2016.