DC-8 09/26/17

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Flight Number: 
1221
Payload Configuration: 
ATom-3 configuration - AMP, AO2, ARMAS, ATHOS, CAFE, CAFS, CAPS, CIT-CIMS, DLH, DLH-X, GT-CIMS, HR-AMS, ISAF, Medusa, MMS, NOAA-CIMS, NOyO3, PALMS, PANTHER, PFP, Picarro, QCLS, SAGA, SP2, TOGA, UCATS, WAS
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Archive Data: 
20170926 (46 archive (plain-text) files; 3 binary files)
Total Flight Time: 
5.7 hours
Flight Segments: 
From:KPMDTo:KPMD
Start:09/26/17 17:11 Z Finish:09/26/17 22:55 Z
Flight Time:5.7 hours
Log Number:178015PI:Steven Wofsy
Funding Source:Jennifer Olson - NASA - SMD - ESD - ESSP Mission Manager
Purpose of Flight:Check
Comments:ATom-3 science checkflight #2. One hour and 11 minute takeoff delay required to swap a MFD config box in the cockpit. This flight consisted of three low approaches over airfields in Raton, NM (KRTN), Hays, KS (KHYS), and Broomfield, CO (KBJC). Successful speed runs were obtained at 35kft and 38kft. MMS maneuvers at 10kft and 5 minutes of level flight at 1000 ft AGL were also accomplished. The science payload did well. EMI did not appear on VHF#2. The aircraft returned in good shape.
Flight Hour Summary: 
178015
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS16.5
Total Used21.4
Total Remaining-4.9
178015 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
09/12/171217Maintenance1.11.115.4
09/14/171219Check4.35.411.1
09/26/171221Check5.711.15.4
09/28/17 - 09/29/171222Science10.321.4-4.9

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ATom - DC-8 09/26/17 Science Report

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ATom
Mission Summary: 

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