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Aircraft UW Convair 580 Data Summaries and documentation (Link to UW/CARG) [UW/CARG]

Summary

A report entitled: "Summary of Flights and Types of Data Collected on the University of Washington's (UW) Convair-580 Aircraft in the FIRE-ACE/SHEBA Project in the Arctic from 19 May through 24 June 1998" is referenced through this link. This report contains the following sections: 1) Objectives of the UW Convair 580 Flights in FIRE-ACE/SHEBA, 2) Instrumentation aboard the UW Convair 580 for FIRE-ACE/SHEBA, 3) Types of data collected aboard the Convair 580 in FIRE-ACE/SHEBA, 4) Convair 580 flights and flight tracks in FIRE-ACE/SHEBA, 5) In-Flight summaries for each Convair 580 flight in FIRE-ACE/SHEBA. The following are a listing of Convair 580 Flight Date/Times (Note: all times are approximate and are UTC): Flight 1750: 5/19 2106 - 0053 5/20 Flight 1751: 5/20 1947 - 2351 5/20 Flight 1752: 5/21 2005 - 2255 5/21 Flight 1753: 5/23 1904 - 2053 5/23 Flight 1754: 5/27 2238 - 0307 5/28 Flight 1755: 5/28 2000 - 2316 5/28 Flight 1756: 5/29 1919 - 0124 5/30 Flight 1757: 5/30 1906 - 0026 5/31 Flight 1758: 6/01 2000 - 0105 6/02 Flight 1759: 6/02 1959 - 2317 6/02 Flight 1760: 6/03 1906 - 0039 6/04 Flight 1761: 6/05 2146 - 0128 6/06 Flight 1762: 6/06 1932 - 2319 6/06 Flight 1763: 6/07 1904 - 0135 6/08 Flight 1764: 6/09 1859 - 2250 6/09 Flight 1765: 6/11 1801 - 2102 6/11 Flight 1766: 6/13 1746 - 2259 6/13 Flight 1767: 6/14 1912 - 2218 6/14 Flight 1768: 6/18 1856 - 0014 6/19 Flight 1769: 6/19 2051 - 0050 6/20 Flight 1770: 6/22 1800 - 2327 6/22 Flight 1771: 6/23 2120 - 0209 6/24 Flight 1772: 6/24 2014 - 2310 6/24.

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Additional information

Related projects: SHEBA
Observational frequency: 1 second
Spatial type: point
Categories: Aircraft, Arctic
Platforms: Aircraft, Research

Temporal coverage

Begin datetime: 1997-10-01 00:00:00, End datetime: 1998-10-11 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Minimum latitude: 70.000000, Minimum longitude: -170.000000
Maximum latitude: 80.000000, Maximum longitude: -130.000000

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Point of contact

NCAR/EOL
EOL Data Support
E-Mail address: codiac at ucar dot edu
Homepage: http://data.eol.ucar.edu/