UNNC Astrobear goes stratospheric!

31 October 2023


On 31 October, a video of the flying adventure of a plush bear went viral on the internet.

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Zhenghan Li, a student of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China, motivated by his aerospace dream, found a group of peer students sharing the same interest.

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Spent two months together drawing sketches, the team fiddled with wiring devices and 3D printing models. Finally they successfully gave the bear a 2-hour flying adventure to an altitude of 28,000 metres. 

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