The SuperBIT balloon will float up to 40km above the surface of the Earth

50,000 metres

Stratosphere

40,000

40,000m

The balloon expands

to the size of a

football stadium

when fully inflated

30,000

Telescope

20,000

3,048m

Most common

altitude for

skydiving

8,849m

Mount

Everest

10,688m

Commercial aircraft

cruising altitude

10,000

Troposphere

0

50,000 metres

Stratosphere

40,000

40,000m

The balloon expands

to the size of a

football stadium

when fully inflated

30,000

Telescope

20,000

3,048m

Most common

altitude for skydiving

8,849m

Mount

Everest

10,688m

Commercial aircraft

cruising altitude

10,000

Troposphere

0