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ER-2 #809 12/03/15

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Flight Number: 
16-9022
Payload Configuration: 
AMPR, CPL, eMAS, HIWRAP and EXRAD
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Total Flight Time: 
3.4 hours
Flight Segments: 
From:TCMTo:TCM
Start:12/03/15 14:08 Z Finish:12/03/15 17:33 Z
Flight Time:3.4 hours
Log Number:162003PI:David Starr
Funding Source:Hal Maring - NASA - SMD - ESD Radiation Science Program
Purpose of Flight:Science
Comments:Flight 16-9022 was the fifth science mission from KTCM with AMPR, CPL, eMAS, HIWRAP and EXRAD. Flight took off on time from KTCM at 1308 local and landed in KTCM at 1733 local (3.4 hours). Tim Williams was the pilot. The ER-2 and DC-8 flew a combined sortie today observing Approaching vigorous storm system with strong warm advection and cold frontal passage late. The primary object was to sample data in conjunction with a GPM overpass at 1522 UTC. All objectives were met. No in-flight instrument failures were noted by aircrew, however post-flight troubleshooting on some AMPR channels is required; Will not impact next flight, but potentially requiring extended time during next down day.
Flight Hour Summary: 
162003
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS70
Total Used70
Total Remaining0
162003 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
11/10/1516-9016Check2.32.367.7
11/16/1516-9017Transit2.7565
11/18/1516-9018Science6.611.658.4
11/23/1516-9019Science8.219.850.2
11/24/1516-9020Science7.126.943.1
12/01/15 - 12/02/1516-9021Science5.13238
12/03/1516-9022Science3.435.434.6
12/04/1516-9023Science742.427.6
12/05/1516-9024Science446.423.6
12/08/15 - 12/09/1516-9025Science349.420.6
12/10/1516-9026Science5.855.214.8
12/12/1516-9027Science4.159.310.7
12/13/15 - 12/14/1516-9028Science867.32.7
12/15/1516-9029Ferry2.7700

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