Mission Summary
20170924H2 Aircraft 42RF
Hurricane Maria
DWL/COYOTE

Aircraft Crew (42RF)
Aircraft CommanderScott Price
Co-pilotRossi
Co-pilotDidier
Flight EngineerKen Heystek
Flight EngineerMkke Sanchez
NavigatorFreeman
Flight DirectorJess Williams
System EngineerPaul
Data TechnicianMarc Mascaro
Dropsonde OperatorMcAlister

Scientific Crew (42RF)
Lead Project ScientistJoe CioneHRD
Radar ScientistJun ZhangHRD
Dropsonde ScientistKelly RyanHRD
CoyoteBrad KentRaytheon
CoyoteJerry DellingerRaytheon
CoyoteAschley SchillerU.S.Congress Aide

Mission Plan :

NOAA 42RF (N42) will perform an HRD-tasked Doppler Winds LIDAR and COYOTE mission into Hurricane Maria.


Detail of proposed flight track for 20170924H2

Mission Summary :

Take off Landing
Linder-Lakeland, FL 17:08 UTC Linder-Lakeland, FL 02:11 UTC
Penetrations 10

Expendables: 2 COYOTES, 12 dropsondes (11 IR), 11 AXBTs

Mission Evaluation:

Problems :


Mission Data :


Timeseries wind, rain rate, and pressure plots

Flight level wind plots full flight

Flight level wind plots in storm

SFMR wind plots full flight

SFMR wind plots in storm

LPS log | Radar log | DWL log | Drop log
Flight Director's log | Flight Director's manifest NetCDF data | serial data


Page last updated Oct. 18, 2017
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