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B-200 (UC-12B) - LARC 11/13/14

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Flight Number: 
DAWN 15-24
Payload Configuration: 
DAWN
Nav Data Collected: 
No
Total Flight Time: 
3.4 hours
Flight Segments: 
From:BGSFTo:BGSF
Start:11/13/14 14:06 Z Finish:11/13/14 17:28 Z
Flight Time:3.4 hours
Log Number:15B005PI:G. Emmitt
Funding Source:Ramesh Kakar - NASA - SMD - ESD Weather and Atmospheric Dynamics
Purpose of Flight:Science
Comments:FInal DAWN PWE research flight in Greenland was conducted today to further investigate the wind profiles in ther transition regime from the icecap well into the terrain areas coastward from the ice cap. This zigzag pattern flown at 8500 ft MSL covered terrain and ice from sea level up to approximately 6000 ft MSL. Instrument and aircraft still operating normally with good data collected. Next flights are the commmercial return for most of the team and the aircraft transit back to KLFI beginning tomorrow.
Images: 

Dawn launch in Kangerlussuaq

Flight Hour Summary: 
15B005
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS89.6
Total Used74.7
Total Remaining14.9
15B005 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
10/20/14DAWN 15-01Check1.21.288.4
10/21/14DAWN 15-02Check1.8386.6
10/23/14DAWN 15-03Science1.94.984.7
10/24/14DAWN 15-04Science1.36.283.4
10/26/14DAWN 15-05AFerry2.99.180.5
10/26/14DAWN 15-05BFerry2.111.278.4
10/27/14DAWN 15-06Ferry415.274.4
10/29/14DAWN 15-07Science1.81772.6
10/29/14DAWN 15-08Science1.718.770.9
10/30/14DAWN 15-09Science3.221.967.7
10/31/14DAWN 15-10Science1.723.666
10/31/14DAWN 15-11Science1.825.464.2
10/31/14DAWN 15-12Science2.127.562.1
11/03/14DAWN 15-13Science3.430.958.7
11/04/14DAWN 15-14Science3.534.455.2
11/05/14DAWN 15-15Science2.837.252.4
11/06/14DAWN 15-16Science2.639.849.8
11/07/14DAWN 15-17Science2.642.447.2
11/08/14DAWN 15-18Science3.345.743.9
11/10/14DAWN 15-19Science348.740.9
11/11/14DAWN 15-20Science3.251.937.7
11/12/14DAWN 15-21Science1.953.835.8
11/12/14DAWN 15-22Science1.755.534.1
11/12/14DAWN 15-23Science2.55831.6
11/13/14DAWN 15-24Science3.461.428.2
11/14/14DAWN 15-25Ferry4.165.524.1
11/14/14DAWN 15-25Ferry2.768.221.4
11/14/14DAWN 15-25Ferry3.571.717.9
12/01/14DAWN 15-26Science1.773.416.2
12/04/14DAWN 15-27Science1.374.714.9

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