Mission Summary
20170926N1 Aircraft 49RF
Hurricane Maria (AL15)
Synoptic Surveillance

Aircraft Crew (49RF)
Aircraft CommanderMacIntyre
Co-pilotFritzler
Co-pilotCowan
Flight DirectorJack Parrish
Flight DirectorBrian Belson
System EngineerCharles Lynch
Dropsonde OperatorMiller
Dropsonde OperatorHartberger
Dropsonde OperatorDelgado


Original Proposed NOAA 49 track

Mission Plan :

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

HURRICANE SYNOPTIC SURVEILLANCE MISSION PLAN: MARIA
Prepared by the National Hurricane Center
September 25, 2017 3:29:18 PM
Aircraft: N49RF
Proposed takeoff: 26/0500Z
DROP LOCATION TABLE
# LAT LON Time
deg min deg min hr:min
1S30 3973 18 105/1801:30
2S34 0973 18 105/0002:23
3S32 2475 22 105/2703:01
4S32 2471 14 105/0903:54
5S33 3971 50 105/0454:15
6S31 1074 44 105/2255:08
7S31 1071 52 105/1355:46
8S33 3974 46 105/3156:39

Mission Summary :

Take off Landing
Linder-Lakeland, FL 05:57 UTC Linder-Lakeland, FL 14:26 UTC

Expendables : 39 dropsondes, 1 bad.

Problems :


Mission Data :


Page last updated Sept. 25, 2017
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