Congratulations to Pete Black. Today was his 50th Anniversary supporting Airborne Science flights which started this day in 1966 on a NOAA DC-6! (D.Fratello)
Overview: Range Flight Complete
GH Key Schedule Highlights:
– This afternoon: Instrument Post-flight
– Range Flight
– Four Sonde launches
Issues / Watch Items:
– Inmarsat – to be checked outdoors tomorrow
– This afternoon
o 1330: Aircraft and Instrument post-flight
o Fuel aircraft and Inmarsat testing
o No Instrument access planned (contact D.Fratello is access is required).
– Friday: Down Day for GH Crew
o PI’s: Please contact Dave Fratello if you need any instrument support at AFRC Friday-Sun
o There is no aircraft access Friday-Saturday. Sunday is TBD (possible Monday Flight).
– Possible Science Mission #1 on Monday to Pacific (NOAA Science decision tomorrow)