P-3 Orion - WFF 08/30/17

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Flight Number: 
Science Flight #11
Payload Configuration: 
Nav Data Collected: 
Archive Data: 
20170830 (118 binary files; 23 archive (plain-text) files)
Total Flight Time: 
8.9 hours
Flight Segments: 
Start:08/30/17 07:55 Z Finish:08/30/17 16:47 Z
Flight Time:8.9 hours
Log Number:17P001PI:Jens Redemann
Funding Source:Hal Maring - NASA - SMD - ESD Radiation Science Program
Purpose of Flight:Science
Flight Hour Summary: 
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS179.5
Total Used154.9
Total Remaining24.6
17P001 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
07/15/17Airworthiness Test FlightCheck1.21.2178.3
07/16/17Project Test Flight #1Check45.2174.3
07/17/17Project Test Flight #2Check3.18.3171.2
08/01/17Transit Flight #1Transit6.214.5165
08/07/17Transit Flight #2Transit10.124.6154.9
08/09/17Transit Flight #3/ScienceTransit7.832.4147.1
08/12/17Science Flight #1Science8.540.9138.6
08/13/17Science Flight #2Science9.150129.5
08/15/17Science Flight #3Science9.259.2120.3
08/17/17Science Flight #4Science9.168.3111.2
08/18/17Science Flight #5Science5.573.8105.7
08/19/17Science Flight #6Science2.276103.50
08/21/17Science Flight #7Science8.384.395.20
08/24/17Science Flight #8Science9.493.785.80
08/26/17Science Flight #9Science9.7103.476.10
08/28/17Science Flight #10Science9.5112.966.60
08/30/17Science Flight #11Science8.9121.857.70
08/31/17Science Flight #12Science8.3130.149.40
09/02/17Transit Flight #1/ScienceTransit8.7138.840.7
09/03/17Transit Flight #2Transit9.7148.531
09/04/17Transit Flight #3Transit5.9154.425.1
09/04/17Transit Flight #4Transit0.5154.924.6

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Related Science Report: 

ORACLES - P-3 Orion 08/30/17 Science Report

Mission Summary: 

routine flight along 5E, only reaching 13S. It included a radiation wall between 8 to 9S, and sampling of
fresh-ish aerosol at 3km altitude with the idea it be resampled on the 31 August flight.