AJAX - Alpha Jet 01/30/18 Science Report

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Date: 
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Mission: 
AJAX
Mission Location: 
ARC
Mission Summary: 

AJAX Flight 217 (2018 January 30) - Two Wing Pods
 
Aim: To collect two sequential over-land vertical profiles of GHG, HCHO, and MMS from FL 270/280 to lowest possible altitude, for comparison with TROPOMI instrument on Sentinel 5P satellite.
 
First Target centerpoint:    39° 6' 00" N,  122° 21' 18"  W ,
                                          elev. 920 ft with local terrain to 1500 ft
Second Target centerpoint:   39° 33' 00" N, 121° 52' 00" W,            elev. ~100 ft