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B200 - LARC 12/01/21

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Flight Number: 
ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 95
Payload Configuration: 
Nav Data Collected: 
Total Flight Time: 
3.5 hours
Flight Segments: 
Start:12/01/21 15:22 Z Finish:12/01/21 18:54 Z
Flight Time:3.5 hours
Log Number:22B003PI:Armin Sorooshian
Funding Source:Barry Lefer - NASA - SMD - ESD Earth Venture Suborbital-3 Program
Purpose of Flight:Science
Miles Flown:720 miles
Comments:2nd Research flight of Campaign 5, 3.5 hours flown; KLFI-ECG-OXANA-PERDO-OXANA-ECG-KLFI. Taxi out with HU-25, take off Runway 8 about 2 minutes after. ATC held us on westerly longer than normal after departure. Forward FOD door open only with assist by researcher. Direct ECG and up to FL280. Dropsondes dropped as planned along route. On return descended to FL240 about 100nm east of ECG for cirrus at FL240-280. Eventually got to FL220 until ECG. Performed uneventful RTB and ILS 08 approach to KLFI. All aircraft systems performed nominally. Aircraft position coordination acceptable throughout flight, with B200 behind at TO, remaining behind HU for most of eastbound. HU extended some past PERDO and better colocation on westbound leg (B200 descent to FL240-240 helped with decreased headwinds) Aircraft ready for next research flight planned on 12/3/2021. Crew was Jamison, Wusk, and Shingler. (Land time adjusted one minute from 18:55 to match FDC system 3.5 duration of flight)
Flight Hour Summary: 
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS290
Total Used55.9
Total Remaining234.1
22B003 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
11/19/21ACTIVATE 5 ICF#1Science1.41.4288.6180
11/19/21ACTIVATE 5 ICF#2Science1.73.1286.9220
11/30/21ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 94Science3.56.6283.4720
12/01/21ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 95Science3.510.1279.9720
12/07/21ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 96Science3.513.6276.4712
12/09/21ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 97Science3.517.1272.9698
12/09/21ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 98Science3.520.6269.4684
12/10/21ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 99Science3.323.9266.1700
01/11/22ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 100 and 101Science3.627.5262.5705
01/11/22ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 100 and 101Science3.631.1258.9710
01/12/22ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 102 and 103Science3.334.4255.6705
01/12/22ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 102 and 103Science3.437.8252.2747
01/15/22ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 104Science3.741.5248.5740
01/18/22ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 105/106Science3.745.2244.8715
01/18/22ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 105/106Science3.849241706
01/19/22ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 107/108Science3.552.5237.5714
01/19/22ACTIVATE 5 Research Flt 107/108Science3.455.9234.1720

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