Mission Summary
20170909N1 Aircraft 49RF
Hurricane Irma (AL11)
Synoptic Surveillance

Aircraft Crew (49RF)
Aircraft Commander
Co-pilot
Co-pilot
Co-pilot
Flight Engineer
Flight Engineer
Flight Engineer
Flight Engineer
Navigator
Navigator
Flight Director
Flight Director
System Engineer
Data Technician
Data Technician
Dropsonde Operator
Dropsonde Operator
Mechanic
Mechanic


Original Proposed NOAA 49 track

Actual Synoptic Surveillance NOAA 49 track

Mission Plan :

NOAA 49RF (N49) will fly a synoptic surveillance mission around Hurricane Irma.

HURRICANE SYNOPTIC SURVEILLANCE MISSION PLAN: IRMA
Prepared by the National Hurricane Center
September 07, 2017 7:33:37 PM
Aircraft: N49RF
Proposed takeoff: 09/0530Z
DROP LOCATION TABLE
# LAT LON Time
deg min deg min hr:min
1 26 01 -79 04 0:34
2 27 30 -79 00 0:46
3 29 30 -79 00 1:02
4 31 30 -79 00 1:18
5 31 30 -77 00 1:34
6 31 30 -75 00 1:49
7 31 30 -73 00 2:04
8 29 30 -73 00 2:20
9 29 30 -75 00 2:35
10 29 30 -77 00 2:51
11 27 30 -77 00 3:07
12 27 30 -75 00 3:22
13 25 30 -77 30 3:48
14 24 24 -75 42 4:04
15 23 06 -75 24 4:15
16 21 48 -75 42 4:26
17 20 00 -74 00 4:46
18 19 30 -76 00 5:03
19 20 01 -78 00 5:19
20 20 11 -79 04 5:28
21 20 45 -80 16 5:38
22 21 48 -81 06 5:49
23 21 00 -83 00 6:05
24 22 00 -85 30 6:27
25 24 00 -86 30 6:45
26 24 00 -84 00 7:04
27 26 00 -84 00 7:21
28 26 00 -86 00 7:36
29 28 00 -86 00 7:53
30 29 00 -84 00 8:10

Mission Summary :

Take off Landing
Linder-Lakeland, FL 05:30 UTC Linder-Lakeland, FL 13:30 UTC

Problems :


Mission Data :

Flight Director's manifest | NetCDF data | serial data


Page last updated Nov. 21, 2017
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