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DC-8 - AFRC 08/24/21

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Flight Number: 
1372
Payload Configuration: 
CPEX-AW 2021
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Total Flight Time: 
6.2 hours
Flight Segments: 
From:TISXTo:TISX
Start:08/24/21 17:44 Z Finish:08/24/21 23:54 Z
Flight Time:6.2 hours
Log Number:218016PI:Amin Nehrir
Funding Source:Jack Kaye - NASA - SMD - ESD Director Research and Analysis
Purpose of Flight:Science
Comments:Science Flight #3. Successful sampling in convection with another satellite underpass. No aircraft writeups. DAWN had thermal issues early in the flight - a maintenance down day was schedule for next day to work the issue. Several dropsondes were successfully released - coordination and dropsonde operation improved from previous flight. This was also Thomas Matthews first training flight as Mission Director.
Flight Hour Summary: 
218016
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS150
Total Used72.4
Total Remaining77.6
218016 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
08/05/211365Check1.41.4148.60
08/06/211366Check2.94.3145.70
08/11/211367Check4.38.6141.40
08/17/211369Ferry6.615.2134.80
08/20/21 - 08/21/211370Science5.520.7129.30
08/21/21 - 08/22/211371Science6.827.5122.50
08/24/211372Science6.233.7116.30
08/26/21 - 08/27/211373Science6.740.4109.60
08/28/21 - 08/29/211374Science7.547.9102.10
09/01/211375Science9.957.892.20
09/04/211376Science5.963.786.30
09/09/211377Maintenance1.965.684.40
09/15/211378Transit6.872.477.60

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