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UW Convair C-131A cloud particle and misc. aircraft data



This dataset contains the cloud particle size and miscellaneous aircraft data from the Kuwait Oil-Fire Smoke Experiment (KOFSE) collected from the University of Washington's C-131A aircraft. Data were collected from 16 May 1991 to 12 June 1991 (flights 1477-1491). Data files are in ASCII format.

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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1991-05-16 00:00:00
End datetime 1991-06-12 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 33.39, Minimum (South) Latitude: 25.22
Minimum (West) Longitude: 46.952, Maximum (East) Longitude: 55.78

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UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2018. UW Convair C-131A cloud particle and misc. aircraft data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 28 Jan 2022.

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