Gulfstream III - LaRC 02/08/21 - 02/09/21

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Flight Number: 
CMIS #3
Payload Configuration: 
CMIS
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Total Flight Time: 
3.9 hours
Flight Segments: 
From:KLFITo:KLFI
Start:02/08/21 21:50 Z Finish:02/09/21 01:47 Z
Flight Time:3.9 hours
Log Number:21G021 - Completed as of this flight.PI:Michael Kelly
Funding Source:Parminder Ghuman - NASA - SMD - ESD ESTO - IIP Program Manager
Purpose of Flight:Science
Miles Flown:1643 miles
Comments:This was the final CMIS TRL development science flight conducted 50% at night. All objectives met with overflight of various cloud formations, track repeats over two areas of interest. Over land, over water. A satellite underpass of ALADIN was met with good timing. Foreflight track data collected and provided. This completes the CMIS project. (Note: the 19.1 hours reflects the CFP flight that was not part of the SOFRS request but performed by RSD for safety of flight verification of the recessed portal configuration)
Flight Hour Summary: 
21G021
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS16
Total Used19.1
Total Remaining-3.1
21G021 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
01/21/21CMIS CFPOther3.13.112.9800
01/22/21CMIS ICFCheck2.75.810.21100
01/27/21CMIS #1Science4.510.35.71800
01/29/21CMIS #2Science4.915.20.81800
02/08/21 - 02/09/21CMIS #3Science3.919.1-3.11643

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