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Purdue University Beechcraft 76 Duchess Best Air Turbulence Probe Data



This data set contains location, wind and temperature data using the Best Air Turbulence (BAT) probe on the nose of the Airborne Laboratory Atmospheric Research (ALAR) Beechcraft Duchess aircraft as part of the Southern Oxidant & Aerosol Study (SOAS) from 10 June 2013 to 29 June 2013. The location and wind data are in degrees, the altitude data are in meters, the wind data are in meters/second, and the potential temperature is in kelvin. Missing data is due to instrument not collecting data. These data are provided by Purdue University and are in ICARTT format.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2013-06-10 00:00:00
End datetime 2013-06-29 23:59:59

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Maximum (North) Latitude: 45.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 24.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -105.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -72.00

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Shepson, P. 2014. Purdue University Beechcraft 76 Duchess Best Air Turbulence Probe Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 25 Jan 2022.

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