POSIDON - WB-57 #927 10/25/16 Science Report

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Date: 
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Mission: 
POSIDON
Mission Location: 
Guam
Mission Summary: 

This flight provided measurements of trace gases and ice crystal microphysical properties in anvil cirrus after the convection had subsided and in cold cirrus near the tropopause. Enhanced ozone concentrations in the uppermost troposphere were also measured on this flight. 

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WB-57 #927 10/25/16

Flight Number: 
14
Payload Configuration: 
POSIDON
Nav Data Collected: 
No
Total Flight Time: 
4.5 hours
Archive Data: 
20161025 (11 archive (plain-text) files; 36 image files)
Flight Segments: 
From:PGUMTo:PGUM
Start:10/25/16 13:42 Z Finish:10/25/16 18:12 Z
Flight Time:4.5 hours
Log Number:17W003PI:Eric Jensen
Funding Source:Ken Jucks - NASA - SMD - ESD Upper Atmosphere Research Program
Purpose of Flight:Science
Comments:Payloads: MMS, DLH, SID3, CPI, 2DS, SO2, H20, POPS, WAS, PANTHER AND 03 LITE. SATCOM type was INMARSAT. High flight. Despite the delayed takeoff, significant science objectives were achieved and the high FCF was accomplished in the abbreviated sortie
Flight Hour Summary: 
16W00717W003
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS5842
Flight Hours Previously Approved 50.5
Total Used7.590.3
Total Remaining 2.2
17W003 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining
10/01/163Ferry4.44.488.1
10/02/164Ferry5.710.182.4
10/03/165Ferry5.91676.5
10/09/166Ferry4.220.272.3
10/12/167Science5.725.966.6
10/14/168Science5.331.261.3
10/15/169Science4.83656.5
10/18/1610Science5.741.750.8
10/19/1611Science5.747.445.1
10/21/1612Science5.65339.5
10/24/1613Check1.354.338.2
10/25/1614Science4.558.833.7
10/26/1615Science5.564.328.2
10/28/1616Science5.469.722.8
10/31/1617Ferry5.274.917.6
11/01/1618Ferry5.980.811.7
11/02/1619Ferry5.686.46.1
11/03/1620Ferry3.990.32.2
16W007 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining
09/13/161Science2.12.155.9
09/15/162Science5.47.550.5

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