LVIS GEDI cal/val 2021 - Gulfstream V - JSC 07/20/21 Science Report

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Date: 
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Mission: 
LVIS GEDI cal/val 2021
Mission Location: 
Baltimore
Mission Summary: 

First science collection flight for GEDI cal/val.  Flew long GEDI tracks along East Coast over Virginia, West Virginia, and Ohio.  Flying 2 LVIS sensors (Classic LVIS and LVIS Facility).  All sensors performed well.  Some clouds on the southern section of lines

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Gulfstream V - JSC 07/20/21

Payload Configuration: 
LVIS
Nav Data Collected: 
No
Total Flight Time: 
6 hours
Flight Segments: 
From:KBWITo:KBWI
Start:07/20/21 13:56 Z Finish:07/20/21 19:55 Z
Flight Time:6 hours
Log Number:215002PI:James Blair
Funding Source:Hank Margolis - NASA - SMD - ESD Terrestrial Ecology
Purpose of Flight:Science
Miles Flown:2600 miles
Flight Hour Summary: 
215002
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS74.5
Total Used59.2
Total Remaining15.3
215002 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
07/16/21Other2.52.5721100
07/19/21Science46.5681700
07/20/21Science612.5622600
07/22/21Transit3.415.958.61500
07/23/21Science8.624.5503700
07/27/21Science9.133.640.94000
07/29/21Transit1.43539.5600
07/29/21Transit1.936.937.6800
07/31/21Transit238.935.6900
07/31/21Transit0.13935.550
08/01/21Other3.542.5321500
08/05/21Science7.55024.53300
08/06/21Other9.259.215.34000

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