ATom - DC-8 05/09/18 Science Report

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Aircraft: 
Date: 
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Mission: 
ATom
Mission Summary: 

Science Flight Report -- 20180509 PUQ - PUQ Antarctica RT

Related Flight Report: 

DC-8 05/09/18

Flight Number: 
1260
Payload Configuration: 
ATom-4 configuration - AMP, AO2, ARMAS, ATHOS, CANOE, CAFS, CAPS, CIT-CIMS, DLH, DLH-X, GT-CIMS, HR-AMS, ISAF, Medusa, MMS, NOAA-CIMS, NOyO3, PALMS, PANTHER, PFP, Picarro, QCLS, SAGA, SO2, SOAP, SP2, TOGA, UCATS, WAS
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Total Flight Time: 
10.7 hours
Comments: 
ATom-4 science flight RF07. This flight was based out of Punta Arenas, Chile and was an atmospheric science survey south of Punta Arenas and over Antarctica. This highly successful mission included 6 vertical profiles (two more than planned) and included a spiral climb at 86 deg S latitude to 37kft. One science instrument was inop for the flight. The science team will try to get the instrument replaced. The aircraft had one writeup for a faulty fuel quantity gage.
Flight Segments: 
From:SCCI - Punta ArenasTo:SCCI - Punta Arenas
Start:05/09/18 11:53 Z Finish:05/09/18 22:38 Z
Flight Time:10.7 hours
Log Number:188004PI:Steven Wofsy
Funding Source:Jennifer Olson - NASA - SMD - ESD - ESSP Mission Manager
Purpose of Flight:Science
Flight Hour Summary: 
188004
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS122.2
Total Used133.2
Total Remaining-11
188004 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
04/06/181249Check3.63.6118.6
04/10/18 - 04/11/181251Check58.6113.6
04/13/18 - 04/14/181252Check7.916.5105.7
04/24/18 - 04/25/181253Science9.52696.2
04/26/181254Check2.128.194.1
04/27/18 - 04/28/181255Science10.338.483.8
04/29/18 - 04/30/181256Science8.146.575.7
05/01/18 - 05/02/181257Science8.254.767.5
05/03/18 - 05/04/181258Science7.962.659.6
05/06/18 - 05/07/181259Science10.272.849.4
05/09/181260Science10.783.538.7
05/12/181261Science1093.528.7
05/14/181262Science9.4102.919.3
05/17/181263Science9.7112.69.6
05/18/181264Science3.2115.86.4
05/19/18 - 05/20/181265Science10.6126.4-4.2
05/21/181266Science6.8133.2-11

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