Mission Summary
20171006H2 Aircraft 42RF
Tropical Storm Nate
AIPEX

Aircraft Crew (42RF)
Aircraft Commander
Co-pilot
Co-pilot
Flight Engineer
Flight Engineer
Navigator
Flight Director
Flight Director
System Engineer
Data Technician
Dropsonde Operator

Scientific Crew (aircraft)
Radar Scientist HRD

Mission Plan :

NOAA 42RF (N42) will perform an HRD-tasked AIPEX mission into Tropical Storm Nate.


Proposed flight track for 20171006H2

Detail of proposed flight track for 20171006H2

TDR MISSION PLAN: Nate
Prepared by the Hurricane Research Division
October 06, 2017
Aircraft: N42RF
Proposed takeoff: 06/2000Z
DROP LOCATION TABLE
# LAT LON RAD/AZM TIME
deg min deg min nm deg (hh:mn)
1S21 3686 36 90/0001:25
2I20 5186 361:37
3I20 0686 361:49
4I19 2186 362:00
5S18 3686 36 90/1802:11
6S20 0685 00 90/0902:44
7I20 0685 482:56
8I20 0686 363:07
9I20 0687 243:18
10S20 0688 12 90/2703:29
11S19 0287 43 90/2253:47
12I19 3487 094:00
13I20 0686 364:11
14I20 3886 024:22
15S21 1085 28 90/0454:33
16S21 1087 44 90/3155:05
17I20 3887 105:18
18I20 0686 365:29
19I19 3486 035:40
20S19 0285 29 90/1355:51

Mission Summary :

Take off Landing
Linder-Lakeland, FL 19:52 UTC Linder-Lakeland, FL 03:39 UTC

Mission Evaluation:

Problems :


Mission Data :

NetCDF SFMR 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

Flight Director's log | AXBT log | serial data


Page last updated Oct. 17, 2017
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