DC-8 01/17/12

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Flight Number: 
120203
Payload Configuration: 
DC-8 GCPEX 2012
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Total Flight Time: 
4.7 hours
Comments: 
Transit Palmdale to Bangor. Prior to this flight replacement of the rudder hydraulic transfer valve solved yaw excursion. A following jetstream pushed cruise airspeed to 540 kts GS. APR-2 acquired data to evaluate boosting signal. CoSMIR did likewise. Aircraft & payload are ready to conduct science flights.
Flight Segments: 
From:KPMDTo:KBGR
Start:01/17/12 15:47 Z Finish:01/17/12 20:37 Z
Flight Time:4.7 hours
Log Number:128002PI:Mathew Schwaller
Funding Source:Mathew Schwaller - NASA - SMD - ESD GPM Program Manager
Purpose of Flight:Ferry
Flight Hour Summary: 
128002
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS80
Total Used79.7
Total Remaining0.3
128002 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
01/10/12120201Check2278
01/11/12120202Check2.84.875.2
01/17/12120203Ferry4.79.570.5
01/19/12120204Science5.114.665.4
01/21/12120205Science3.618.261.8
01/26/12 - 01/27/12120206Science6.324.555.5
01/28/12120207Science5.129.650.4
01/30/12 - 01/31/12120208Science5.635.244.8
02/04/12120209Science3.338.541.5
02/07/12120210Science3.842.337.7
02/12/12120211Science7.349.630.4
02/12/12 - 02/13/12120212Science3.653.226.8
02/16/12120213Science4.85822
02/20/12120214Science46218
02/21/12120215Science56713
02/24/12120216Science6.873.86.2
02/25/12120217Ferry5.979.70.3

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