DC-8 03/05/15

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Total Flight Time: 
3.7 hours
Flight Segments: 
Flight Time:3.7 hours
Log Number:158009 - Completed as of this flight.PI:Bruce Gentry
Funding Source:Ramesh Kakar - NASA - SMD - ESD Atmospheric Dynamics and Precipitation Program
Purpose of Flight:Science
Comments:Good flight … This was the first science flight on the DC-8 of the Tropospheric Wind Lidar Technology Experiment (TWiLiTE). The TWiLiTE instrument operated nominally the entire flight. Dropsondes were deployed as planned to offer validation comparison for TWiLiTE wind measurements. The aircraft returned to base in good condition.
Flight Hour Summary: 
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS4
Total Used3.7
Total Remaining0.3
158009 Flight Reports
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