UL-Lafayette’s CAPE sending up another weather balloon

File photo provided by Ryan Bourque -- CAPE-2, a small satellite designed and built by University of Louisiana at Lafayette students, was launched several months ago from a Minotaur I rocket. Show caption
File photo provided by Ryan Bourque -- CAPE-2, a small satellite designed and built by University of Louisiana at Lafayette students, was launched several months ago from a Minotaur I rocket.

Students build 5th weather balloon

“You get real-life experience that you can’t get anywhere else in the university. We’re the only place in Louisiana that can give undergraduate students aerospace experience. ” RIZWAN MERCHANT, CAPE participant