DC-8 - AFRC 04/27/19 - 04/28/19

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Flight Number: 
1323
Payload Configuration: 
DAWN, HALO, YES Dropsondes, POS AV, DACOM, DLH
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Total Flight Time: 
10.1 hours
Flight Segments: 
From:PHKOTo:KPMD
Start:04/27/19 17:28 Z Finish:04/28/19 03:31 Z
Flight Time:10.1 hours
Log Number:198008
Funding Source:Jack Kaye - NASA - SMD - ESD Director Research and Analysis
Purpose of Flight:Science
Miles Flown:4398 miles
Comments:Successful science flight from PHKO to KPMD. Eighteen dropsondes, including three prototypes designed to measure vertical wind speeds were successfully deployed. An on-time satellite underpass was flown at the end of the flight. DAWN, HALO and Dropsonde systems operated nominally. The DACOM/DLH instrument was powered down. Aircraft returned with two write-ups (nosewheel shimmy and co-pilot seat).
Flight Hour Summary: 
198008
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS43
Total Used44.6
Total Remaining-1.6
198008 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
04/17/19 - 04/18/191320Science9.59.533.50
04/22/19 - 04/23/191321Science7.116.626.40
04/25/19 - 04/26/191322Science1026.616.40
04/27/19 - 04/28/191323Science10.136.76.34398
04/29/19 - 04/30/191324Science7.944.6-1.60

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