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Low Rate (LRT - 1 sps) Navigation, State Parameter, and Microphysics Flight-Level Data - ICARTT format


This dataset includes airborne measurements obtained from the NSF/NCAR C-130 aircraft (Tail Number N130AR) during the WE-CAN project. This dataset contains low rate navigation, state parameter, and microphysics flight-level data in ICARTT format.

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Data Quality final
  • 0.1 (2018-09-25)
  • 0.2 (2018-11-28)
  • 0.3 (2019-01-03)
  • 1.0 (2019-03-18)
  • 1.1 (2019-05-17):

    Contains updated blank out periods for variables RSTT, RSTB, and RSTB1, as well as additional variables for aircraft altitude above the ground (ALTG_SRTM) and terrain elevation (SFC_SRTM). The CVI variables reflect updates to missing value handling and filtering of times with low flow rates. 

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Spatial Type point
Frequency 1 second
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2018-07-24 19:06:00
End datetime 2018-09-13 23:29:30

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 49.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 35.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -125.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -100.00

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2019. Low Rate (LRT - 1 sps) Navigation, State Parameter, and Microphysics Flight-Level Data - ICARTT format. Version 1.1. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 30 Sep 2020.

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