DC-8 08/05/17

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Flight Number: 
1214
Payload Configuration: 
ASCENDS Payload: CO₂ Sounder, Picarro, ACES, AVOCET, DACOM, DLH, DLH-X, CO₂ 7000
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Total Flight Time: 
6.1 hours
Flight Segments: 
From:PAFATo:PAFA
Start:08/05/17 16:58 Z Finish:08/05/17 23:05 Z
Flight Time:6.1 hours
Log Number:178007PI:James Abshire
Funding Source:Ken Jucks - NASA - SMD - ESD Upper Atmosphere Research Program
Purpose of Flight:Science
Comments:Science flight to southwest Alaska short of the peninsula. Spiral descents and missed approaches were made at Nome, McGrath, Saint Mary’s, Bethel, and Fairbanks. The leg between Bethel and Antioch was cut short when cockpit observation determined cloud cover would prevent a suitable missed approach.
Flight Hour Summary: 
178007
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS60
Total Used56.1
Total Remaining3.9
178007 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
07/20/171206Other0.90.959.1
07/20/17 - 07/21/171208Science4.35.254.8
07/21/17 - 07/22/171209Science5.610.849.2
07/27/17 - 07/28/171211Transit9.420.239.8
07/31/17 - 08/01/171212Science7.928.131.9
08/03/171213Science6.634.725.3
08/05/171214Science6.140.819.2
08/06/171215Science747.812.2
08/08/17 - 08/09/171216Transit8.356.13.9

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