SIERRA 11/15/11

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Flight Number: 
62
Payload Configuration: 
HSI for Herwitz A40 missions
Nav Data Collected: 
No
Total Flight Time: 
0.75 hours
Flight Segments: 
From:Crow's Landing, CATo:Crow's Landing, CA
Start:11/15/11 10:44 Z Finish:11/15/11 11:29 Z
Flight Time:0.75 hours
Log Number:12R018PI:Stanley Herwitz
Funding Source:Bruce Tagg - NASA - SMD - ESD Airborne Science Program
Purpose of Flight:Check
Comments:This was the first flight with the Seagrass Aquascan payload installed. Data was collected over the canal to the south of the airfield. The 900 MHz payload communication system caused a significant reduction in the quality of the GCS control link, but it is not required for data collection. The PSTAR radar system was not functioning properly, but it did take the aircraft position provided by the GCS and display the aircraft location correctly. There were no aircraft squawks and the aircraft and its systems performed well.
Flight Hour Summary: 
12R01813R006
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS192
Flight Hours Previously Approved 175.73
Total Used16.270
Total Remaining 175.73
12R018 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
11/15/1162Check0.750.75191.25
11/15/1163Check1.121.87190.13
08/24/1266Check1.23.07188.93
10/13/1272Check0.93.97188.03
10/14/1273Science36.97185.03
10/17/1274Check0.57.47184.53
10/17/1275Science4.211.67180.33
10/18/1276Science1.212.87179.13
10/20/1277Science3.416.27175.73

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