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ER-2 - AFRC #809 08/23/21

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Flight Number: 
21-9070
Payload Configuration: 
AWAS, DPOPS, HAL, HWV, HUPCRS, ROZE, CAFÉ, CANOE, WI-ICOS, MMS, PALMS, UCATS, AVS Camera
Nav Data Collected: 
Yes
Total Flight Time: 
3.4 hours
Comments: 
This was the transit flight from SLN to PMD for the conclusion of the 2021 DCOTSS campaign. Take off occurred at 1358Z. Flew directly to Palmdale. Max altitude reached was approximately 66,600 ft. Had Nose pressure and PALMS fail lights come on around 1445Z, pressure was normal for Qbay and cabin. At 1507Z Nose heater overheat indication, switched to blower for remainder of flight. Kept slow descent, 1500 ft/min, into Palmdale. Landed at 1721L. Tim Williams was the pilot.
Flight Segments: 
From:SLNTo:PMD
Start:08/23/21 13:58 Z Finish:08/23/21 17:21 Z
Flight Time:3.4 hours
Log Number:212002 - Completed as of this flight.PI:Kenneth Bowman
Funding Source:Barry Lefer - NASA - SMD - ESD Earth Venture Suborbital-3 Program
Purpose of Flight:Transit
Flight Hour Summary: 
212002
Flight Hours Approved in SOFRS166
Total Used97.5
Total Remaining68.5
212002 Flight Reports
Date Flt # Purpose of Flight Duration Running Total Hours Remaining Miles Flown
06/09/2121-9046Check4.14.1161.91268
06/14/2121-9047Check3.87.9158.10
06/17/2121-9048Science6.214.1151.90
07/12/2121-9056Transit3.217.3148.70
07/16/2121-9057Science825.3140.72883
07/20/2121-9058Science7.232.5133.52400
07/23/2121-9059Science6.739.2126.82294
07/26/2121-9060Science6.345.5120.51952
07/29/2121-9061Science7.653.1112.92628
08/02/2121-9062Science6.759.8106.22670
08/06/2121-9065Science5.765.5100.52271
08/10/2121-9066Science7.773.292.82542
08/14/2121-9067Science780.285.82564
08/17/2121-9068Science6.887792275
08/19/2121-9069Science7.194.171.92373
08/23/2121-9070Transit3.497.568.50

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