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RV Sally Ride Team at Work

S-MODE 04/20/23 Mission Daily Schedule

Plan of the Day for Thursday, April 20:

  • All three aircraft surveyed the current target area today.
  • The Sally Ride team redeployed five Lagrangian floats and did some CTD sampling across the eddy in multiple sections.

 Aircraft plan and schedule:

  • All aircraft will continue to collect data over the same target area.
  • NET 1000: G-III SF#5 takeoff
  • 1130: Preflight meeting for B200 SF#13
  • NET 1200: MASS TO SF#8 takeoff
  • NET 1300: B200 SF#13 takeoff

 Ship and in situ plan:

B-200 Preflight Meeting

Luke Colosi at the MASS Helm

S-MODE 04/19/23 Mission Daily Schedule


RV Sally Ride Control Center

S-MODE 04/18/23 Mission Daily Schedule

Here is the S-MODE Plan of the Day for Tuesday, April 18:

B-200 Crew for Science Flight #9

S-MODE 04/16/23 Mission Daily Schedule

Plan of the Day for Sunday, April 16:

  • The B200 completed its ninth flight of the campaign. 
  • The Sally Ride deployed more floats and completed EcoCTD casts as well as a survey of the frontal region. 

 Aircraft plan and schedule:

  • The B200, G-III, and MASS TO will all have a hard down day.

 Ship and in situ plan:

RV Sally Ride Biology Team at Work


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