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ER-2 #809 05/16/14

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Flight Number: 
14-9021
Payload Configuration: 
AMPR, HIWRAP, CRS, EXRAD, COSMIR, LIP, INMARSAT
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Total Flight Time: 
6.9 hours
Flight Segments: 
From:WRBTo:WRB
Start:05/16/14 12:07 Z Finish:05/16/14 19:01 Z
Flight Time:6.9 hours
Log Number:142003PI:Mathew Schwaller
Funding Source:Mathew Schwaller - NASA - SMD - ESD GPM Program Manager
Purpose of Flight:Science
Comments:The objective for this flight was off-shore clouds and convection. The clouds targetted were from the same storm studied in the previous flight. And this flight studied the evolution of that storm as it moved out over the Atlantic. The ER-2 flew in coordination with the Citation and shore based radar, and did a series of North-South racetracks migrating to the East with the weather system. All instruments functioned and the aircraft returned in good condition.
Flight Hour Summary: 
132001142003
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS98
Total Used098.2
Total Remaining -0.2
142003 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
05/01/1414-9015Check3.33.394.7
05/03/1414-9016Transit7.210.587.5
05/04/1414-9017Science3.413.984.1
05/07/1414-9018Check2.11682
05/15/1414-9020Science6.422.475.6
05/16/1414-9021Science6.929.368.7
05/18/1414-9022Science5.73563
05/19/1414-9023Science5.140.157.9
05/23/14 - 05/24/1414-9024Science646.151.9
05/24/14 - 05/25/1414-9025Science4.750.847.2
05/26/1414-9026Science3.554.343.7
05/29/1414-9028Science7.561.836.2
06/02/1414-9029Science4.466.231.8
06/05/1414-9030Science4.470.627.4
06/06/1414-9031Science1.171.726.3
06/08/1414-9032Science4.37622
06/11/1414-9033Science8.184.113.9
06/12/1414-9034Science7.9926
06/14/1414-9035Transit6.298.2-0.2

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