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ORACLES 10/21/18 Mission Daily Schedule

Sun, Oct 21st POD – Fly Day
All times in Local time
Science Flight #PRF12Y18
0430 Hotel Limited Breakfast
0530 Weather Briefing
0545 Shuttle: Hotel to Airport 
0630 Shuttle: Hotel to Airport
0715 Shuttle: Hotel to Airport (to view takeoff)
0730 Doors Close 
0800 P-3 take-off - 8 hour flight
0815 Shuttle: Airport to Hotel
1000 Weather & aerosol forecasts 
1100 Daily flight planning meeting

ORACLES - P-3 Orion - WFF 10/10/18 Science Report

routine flight to 13S. high-altitude transit to 13S, followed by in-situ sampling on the way back that included three samples of the cloudy boundary layer, at 13S, ~8.5-7.5S, and 3.5S. boundary layer was mildly polluted. aerosol layer at southern end reached 19.5 kft. flight included speed runs for the cloud probes (the 2 CDP probes in particular).

ORACLES 10/20/18 Mission Daily Schedule

POD for Saturday, Oct 20th – HARD DOWN DAY 

11 Flights Completed.  Two more flights before Transit Back.
1715  Shuttle – Hotel to Airport for those flying out

Access Day

Monday, October 22, 2018 (All day)

Access Day

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 (All day)

Access Day

Thursday, October 11, 2018 (All day)

Access Day

Sunday, October 14, 2018 (All day)

Hard Down Day

Saturday, October 13, 2018 (All day)

Access Day

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 (All day)


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