At 10,000 Feet

Picture taken from the basket.  The "X" radial lines are the parachute shroud lines suspension system.  The red blob in the middle is the extended parachute.

 

 

At 20,000 Feet

The blob of material in the lower left is the inflation sleeve that hangs from the top of the balloon.

 

 

At 30,000 Feet

This is near the ceiling and the skin is smooth well down the envelope.  At ceiling of 34,000 feet all the radial wrinkles had disappeared .

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