DC-8 04/10/18 - 04/11/18

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Flight Number: 
1251
Payload Configuration: 
ATom-4 configuration - AMP, AO2, ARMAS, ATHOS, CANOE, CAFS, CAPS, CIT-CIMS, DLH, DLH-X, GT-CIMS, HR-AMS, ISAF, Medusa, MMS, NOAA-CIMS, NOyO3, PALMS, PANTHER, PFP, Picarro, QCLS, SAGA, SO2, SOAP, SP2, TOGA, UCATS, WAS
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Archive Data: 
20180410 (35 archive (plain-text) files; 4 binary files)
Total Flight Time: 
5 hours
Flight Segments: 
From:KPMDTo:KPMD
Start:04/10/18 19:05 Z Finish:04/11/18 00:04 Z
Flight Time:5 hours
Log Number:188004PI:Steven Wofsy
Funding Source:Jennifer Olson - NASA - SMD - ESD - ESSP Mission Manager
Purpose of Flight:Check
Comments:ATom-4 science check flight #1. Successful speed runs were obtained at 28kft and 35kft. A "stacked" flux maneuver was accomplished at 500 ft, 850 ft, and 1200 ft above the ocean. An MMS maneuver set was accomplished at 1500 ft. Low altitude data was obtained over the California Central Valley at 1000 ft AGL. An air data calibration run was accomplished at 29kft prior to RTB. The aircraft and science payload did well with some discrepancies to work.
Flight Hour Summary: 
188004
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS122.2
Total Used133.2
Total Remaining-11
188004 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
04/06/181249Check3.63.6118.6
04/10/18 - 04/11/181251Check58.6113.6
04/13/18 - 04/14/181252Check7.916.5105.7
04/24/18 - 04/25/181253Science9.52696.2
04/26/181254Check2.128.194.1
04/27/18 - 04/28/181255Science10.338.483.8
04/29/18 - 04/30/181256Science8.146.575.7
05/01/18 - 05/02/181257Science8.254.767.5
05/03/18 - 05/04/181258Science7.962.659.6
05/06/18 - 05/07/181259Science10.272.849.4
05/09/181260Science10.783.538.7
05/12/181261Science1093.528.7
05/14/181262Science9.4102.919.3
05/17/181263Science9.7112.69.6
05/18/181264Science3.2115.86.4
05/19/18 - 05/20/181265Science10.6126.4-4.2
05/21/181266Science6.8133.2-11

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