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ER-2 - AFRC #809 08/10/21

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Flight Number: 
21-9066
Payload Configuration: 
AWAS, DPOPS, HAL, HWV, HUPCRS, ROZE, CAFÉ, CANOE, WI-ICOS, MMS, PALMS, UCATS, AVS Camera
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Total Flight Time: 
7.7 hours
Flight Segments: 
From:SLNTo:SLN
Date:08/10/21
Flight Time:7.7 hours
Log Number:212002PI:Kenneth Bowman
Funding Source:Barry Lefer - NASA - SMD - ESD Earth Venture Suborbital-3 Program
Purpose of Flight:Science
Miles Flown:2542 miles
Comments:This was the eighth science flight from SLN for the DCOTSS campaign. Take off occurred 0858L local. Ground operations went very smooth and resulted in a early takeoff. Instruments all operated normally. Air was smooth all day with one exception at the beginning at FL580 where there was light turbulence. Completed the racetracks over Illinois. Adjusted P4 easily. Conducted MMS maneuver at maximum altitude and spiral maneuver over airfield prior to landing. Landed 1640 local. Dean Neeley was the pilot.
Flight Hour Summary: 
212002
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS166
Total Used97.5
Total Remaining68.5
212002 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
06/09/2121-9046Check4.14.1161.91268
06/14/2121-9047Check3.87.9158.10
06/17/2121-9048Science6.214.1151.90
07/12/2121-9056Transit3.217.3148.70
07/16/2121-9057Science825.3140.72883
07/20/2121-9058Science7.232.5133.52400
07/23/2121-9059Science6.739.2126.82294
07/26/2121-9060Science6.345.5120.51952
07/29/2121-9061Science7.653.1112.92628
08/02/2121-9062Science6.759.8106.22670
08/06/2121-9065Science5.765.5100.52271
08/10/2121-9066Science7.773.292.82542
08/14/2121-9067Science780.285.82564
08/17/2121-9068Science6.887792275
08/19/2121-9069Science7.194.171.92373
08/23/2121-9070Transit3.497.568.50

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Related Science Report: 

DCOTSS - ER-2 - AFRC #809 08/10/21 Science Report

Mission: 
DCOTSS
Mission Summary: 

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