DC-8 08/02/13 - 08/03/13

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Flight Number: 
130602
Payload Configuration: 
SEAC4RS2013
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Total Flight Time: 
4.1 hours
Flight Segments: 
From:KPMDTo:KPMD
Start:08/02/13 22:06 Z Finish:08/03/13 02:12 Z
Flight Time:4.1 hours
Log Number:138301PI:Kent Shiffer
Funding Source:Hal Maring - NASA - SMD - ESD Radiation Science Program
Purpose of Flight:Check
Comments:Sensor Status: SEAC4RS instrument payload; RPI not operated & DACOM was minimally operated. Various other instruments requiring adjustments to achieve expected performance. Significant Issues: None Accomplishments Local area flight to area approximately 200nm off the coast of So. Cal. Flew 150km data wall profile on NE to SW track at FL240, 10,000ft MSL, 2500ft MSL (just above cloud tops), & 1000ft MSL (just below cloud deck). Spiral climb to FL410, Fly true N/S line with yaw maneuvers (N at 0.74M, S at 0.72 & 0.74M) for AMMS-20 instrument assessment. Fly level flight sequences on return to Palmdale at FL410 & FL390 for various instrument assessments. Takeoff time: 214 22 06 47 Landing time: 215 02 12 50 Following instruments flown: 4STAR HR-AMS AOP ISAF APR-2 Large ARMAS MMS AVOCET NOyO3 BBR PALMS CAFS PT-RMS CAMS RPI CIT CIMS SAGA DACOM SPEC DASHSP SSFR DIAL TD-LIF DLH AMS WAS GTCIMS HDSP2
Flight Hour Summary: 
138301
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS187
Total Used180.6
Total Remaining6.4
138301 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
08/01/13130601Check1.81.8185.2
08/02/13 - 08/03/13130602Check4.15.9181.1
08/05/13130603Check510.9176.1
08/06/13 - 08/07/13130604Science8.719.6167.4
08/08/13 - 08/09/13130605Science7.827.4159.6
08/12/13130606Science8.235.6151.4
08/14/13130607Science7.342.9144.1
08/16/13130608Science8.451.3135.7
08/19/13130609Science8.559.8127.2
08/21/13130610Science7.767.5119.5
08/23/13130611Science7.474.9112.1
08/26/13 - 08/27/13130612Science7.782.6104.4
08/27/13 - 08/28/13130613Science8.791.395.7
08/30/13 - 08/31/13130614Science7.999.287.8
09/02/13130615Science8.7107.979.1
09/04/13130616Science8.3116.270.8
09/06/13130617Science8.5124.762.3
09/09/13130618Science6.7131.455.6
09/11/13130619Science8.8140.246.8
09/13/13130620Science8.1148.338.7
09/16/13130621Science8.1156.430.6
09/18/13130622Science7.616423
09/21/13 - 09/22/13130623Science9.1173.113.9
09/23/13 - 09/24/13130624Transit7.5180.66.4

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