World View Enterprises, the Tucson, Arizona-based startup developing commercial high-altitude balloon gondolas to take adventure seekers to the edge of space, will fly three "Pathfinder" research payloads on upcoming flight tests as it works toward a second market for its systems. The experiments selected are automated stratospheric radiation measurements for aerospace safety, a meteor imager and a student ozone monitor. All will fly as high as 120,000 ft. beginning late this ...

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