Mission Summary
20140919I1 Aircraft 43RF
Sea Glider flight

Aircraft Crew (43RF)
Aircraft CommanderMark Sweeney
Co-pilotChris Kerns
Co-pilotAdam Abitbol
NavigatorTim Gallagher
Flight EngineerJoe Heystek
Flight EngineerChris Lalonde
Flight DirectorJack Parrish
Flight DirectorMike Holmes
System EngineerDana Naeher
Data TechnicianTerry Lynch
AVAPSDamon San Souci

Scientific Crew (43RF)
LPSEric Uhlhorn (HRD)
AXBTBenjamin Jaimes (RSMAS)
IWRAPSulieman Alweiss (NESDIS)
ObserverJohna Rudzin (RSMAS)

Mission Plan :

NOAA43 will conduct an overflight of the Sea Glider mission south of Hispañola. Takeoff is scheduled for 1400 UTC from St. Croix, USVI and recover there at 2200 UTC the same day.

Mission Summary :

Take off Landing
St. Croix, USVI13:49 UTC St. Croix, USVI21:52 UTC

2 GPS dropsondes, 3 IR sondes, 41 AXBTs, 8 AXCPs, and 6 AXCTDs launched. One AXCP and 3 AXBTs were bad, the rest of the expendables were transmitted.

Mission Evaluation:


Mission Data :

NetCDF | 1 second data | serial | Flight Director's log | Flight Director's manifest
AXBT log

Flight track

Temperature and Moisture

Wind and Atlitude

Page last updated Feb. 17, 2015
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