ER-2 #809 03/28/17

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Flight Number: 
17-9022
Payload Configuration: 
AVIRIS-NG, CPL, CRS, EXRAD, FEGS, GCAS, LIP, S-HIS
Nav Data Collected: 
No
Total Flight Time: 
6.4 hours
Comments: 
Repeated GOES-R ABI validation flight over the Sonoran Desert in Mexico, an underflight of the S-NPP/VIIRS satellite, and an instrument calibration over Ivanpah. Also flew two passes over Red Lake dry lakebed in northwest Arizona. All data collection sites were cloud free. Note that the INU was drifting after the Sonoran Desert pass. Pilot was Dean Neeley.
Flight Segments: 
From:PMDTo:PMD
Start:03/28/17 16:28 Z Finish:03/28/17 22:50 Z
Flight Time:6.4 hours
Log Number:172009PI:Francis Padula
Funding Source:Steven Goodman - NOAA - GOES-R Program Senior Scientist
Purpose of Flight:Science
Flight Hour Summary: 
162009172009
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS100
Total Used0103.9
Total Remaining -3.9
172009 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
12/19/1617-6007Check0.50.599.5
03/21/1717-9020Check4.95.494.6
03/23/1717-9021Science5.711.188.9
03/28/1717-9022Science6.417.582.5
04/06/1717-9023Check017.582.5
04/11/1717-9024Transit4.722.277.8
04/13/1717-9025Science3.926.173.9
04/16/1717-9026Science7.833.966.1
04/18/1717-9027Science6.240.159.9
04/20/17 - 04/21/1717-9028Science747.152.9
04/22/17 - 04/23/1717-9029Science5.95347
04/27/1717-9030Science5.358.341.7
04/29/1717-9031Science7.966.233.8
05/07/1717-9032Science5.471.628.4
05/08/1717-9033Science980.619.4
05/12/1717-9034Science7.788.311.7
05/14/1717-9035Science7.896.13.9
05/17/1717-9036Transit7.8103.9-3.9

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