Google Parent Alphabet has revealed that one of its Loon balloons spent 312 days aloft, breaking its previous stratospheric flight record of 223 days, by a wide margin.
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  • Oct 28, 2020

Alphabet's Loon balloon was aloft in the stratosphere for a record 312 days - Engadget

It can also now build them so there are no tiny defects that can drastically shorten flights. “We’ve been able to figure out how to reliably and at scale cut, seam together in a pumpkin shape, wrap u… [+929 chars]

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