ATom - DC-8 10/09/17 Science Report

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Date: 
Monday, October 9, 2017
Mission: 
ATom
Mission Summary: 

Science report for ATom-3 NAN-CHC flight

Related Flight Report: 

DC-8 10/09/17 - 10/10/17

Flight Number: 
1226
Payload Configuration: 
ATom-3 configuration - AMP, AO2, ARMAS, ATHOS, CAFE, CAFS, CAPS, CIT-CIMS, DLH, DLH-X, GT-CIMS, HR-AMS, ISAF, Medusa, MMS, NOAA-CIMS, NOyO3, PALMS, PANTHER, PFP, Picarro, QCLS, SAGA, SP2, TOGA, UCATS, WAS
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Total Flight Time: 
9.2 hours
Flight Segments: 
From:NFFN - Nadi InternationalTo:NZCH - Christchurch International
Start:10/09/17 20:02 Z Finish:10/10/17 05:13 Z
Flight Time:9.2 hours
Log Number:188001PI:Steven Wofsy
Funding Source:Jennifer Olson - NASA - SMD - ESD - ESSP Mission Manager
Purpose of Flight:Science
Comments:ATom-3 Science Flight RF05 NFFN-NZCH. This flight included 6.5 vertical profile maneuvers and a descent to 9000 ft over the Lauder TCCON site. The descent was limited to 9000 ft due to clouds. This was a very successful flight. The science instruments did well and the aircraft arrived in Christchurch in good shape.
Flight Hour Summary: 
188001
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS107.6
Total Used103.5
Total Remaining4.1
188001 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
10/01/17 - 10/02/171223Science101097.6
10/04/17 - 10/05/171224Science7.417.490.2
10/06/17 - 10/07/171225Science8.926.381.3
10/09/17 - 10/10/171226Science9.235.572.1
10/12/17 - 10/13/171227Science9.945.462.2
10/14/171228Science10.756.151.5
10/17/171229Science9.565.642
10/19/171230Science4.670.237.4
10/20/171231Science7.777.929.7
10/23/171232Science9.587.420.2
10/25/171233Science9.69710.6
10/27/17 - 10/28/171234Science6.5103.54.1

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