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ER-2 #806 05/18/16

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Flight Number: 
16-6020
Payload Configuration: 
AVIRIS-C and Solar Cells
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Total Flight Time: 
5 hours
Comments: 
AVIRIS-C flew over the Sierra snowpack with with the PV instrument flying piggyback. The target area for AVIRIS-C was again Sagehen, north of Lake Tahoe. During the first two lines the sky was clear. During the third line at the north end Tim commented that there were more cirrus clouds and contrails. After the third AVIRIS-C line was completed, Tim flew an east-west line for PV at solar noon to obtain solar cell performance data.
Flight Segments: 
From:PMDTo:PMD
Date:05/18/16
Flight Time:5 hours
Log Number:162023 - Completed as of this flight.PI:Ian McCubbin
Funding Source:Jared Entin - NASA - SMD - ESD Hydrology Program
Purpose of Flight:Science
Comments:$14,000 was sent to cover the extra flight hours. Not in AFRC system yet.
Flight Hour Summary: 
152006162023
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS154
Flight Hours Previously Approved 10.6
Total Used4.414.1
Total Remaining 0.5
162023 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
03/24/1616-6006Science3.83.810.8
05/12/1616-6019Science5.39.15.5
05/18/1616-6020Science514.10.5
152006 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
02/24/1515-6020Science4.44.410.6

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