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ER-2 - AFRC #809 06/09/21

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Flight Number: 
21-9046
Payload Configuration: 
AWAS, DPOPS, HAL, HWV, HUPCRS, ROZE, CAFÉ, CANOE, WI-ICOS, MMS, PALMS, UCATS, MVIS, AVS Camera
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Total Flight Time: 
4.1 hours
Comments: 
This was the first check flight for the DCOTSS payload. Ground ops went well. Take off occurred 1101 local. Climbed out to 62k ft heading North. MMS maneuver done first, headed out of complex and completed various altitude holds. Climbed to 69k ft then descended to 65k ft for remainder of flight. Turbulence from 55-60k ft. Instruments ran well. Landed 1508L. Greg Nelson was the pilot.
Flight Segments: 
From:PMDTo:PMD
Start:06/09/21 18:01 Z Finish:06/09/21 22:08 Z
Flight Time:4.1 hours
Log Number:212002PI:Kenneth Bowman
Funding Source:Barry Lefer - NASA - SMD - ESD Earth Venture Suborbital-3 Program
Purpose of Flight:Check
Miles Flown:1268 miles
Flight Hour Summary: 
212002
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS166
Total Used97.5
Total Remaining68.5
212002 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
06/09/2121-9046Check4.14.1161.91268
06/14/2121-9047Check3.87.9158.10
06/17/2121-9048Science6.214.1151.90
07/12/2121-9056Transit3.217.3148.70
07/16/2121-9057Science825.3140.72883
07/20/2121-9058Science7.232.5133.52400
07/23/2121-9059Science6.739.2126.82294
07/26/2121-9060Science6.345.5120.51952
07/29/2121-9061Science7.653.1112.92628
08/02/2121-9062Science6.759.8106.22670
08/06/2121-9065Science5.765.5100.52271
08/10/2121-9066Science7.773.292.82542
08/14/2121-9067Science780.285.82564
08/17/2121-9068Science6.887792275
08/19/2121-9069Science7.194.171.92373
08/23/2121-9070Transit3.497.568.50

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