Mission Summary
20190927I1 Aircraft 43RF
Ocean Winds
Aborted

Aircraft Crew (43RF)
Aircraft CommanderPat Didier
Co-pilotJohn Rossi
Co-pilotDean Legidakes
Flight EngineerMike Sanchez
Flight EngineerChris Lalonde
NavigatorPete Freeman
Flight DirectorPaul Flaherty
Flight DirectorAshley Landry
System EngineerTodd Richards
Data TechnicianDana Naeher
AVAPSJoe Greene
ObserverDaemon San Souci

Science crew (43RF)
LPSHeather HolbachHRD
DropsondeKelly RyanHRD
RadarJ. Vilardell Sanchez
ObserverZorana JelenakNESDIS

Science crew (Ground)
RadarJohn GamacheHRD


Figure 1. Flight plan for 20190927I1 mission for Lorenzo

Figure 2. Actual flight track for 20190927I1 mission for Lorenzo

Mission Plan :

NOAA43 will conduct an HRD-tasked SFMR Validation research mission with Ocean Winds experiment into Hurricane Lorenzo.

Mission Summary :

Take off Landing
Barbados, BWI 12:13 UTC Barbados, BWI 22:26 UTC

Mission was Aborted due to a Search and Rescue (SAR) request to help locate the supply vessel Burbon Rhode.

MISSION PLAN: LORENZO
Prepared by the Hurricane Research Division
Sept. 27, 2019 12:15 PM EDT
Aircraft: N43RF
Proposed takeoff: 27/1200Z
DROP LOCATION TABLE
# LAT LON RAD/AZMON Time
deg min deg min deg nm hr:min

Mission Evaluation / Problems :


Mission Data :

Flight Director's log | Flight Director's manifest | NetCDF data
Radar log |


Page last updated September 26, 2019
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