G-IV early morning flight around Tropical Storm Isaac – Aug. 25, 2012

The G-IV is scheduled to fly a synoptic surveillance mission very early this morning, with a takeoff time of 0530 UTC (1:30AM EDT) from MacDill AFB.  Recovery will be at MacDill as well. The G-IV crew will be sampling the subtropical ridge north of Isaac as well as circumnavigating the storm. Here’s their flight track.

G-IV track