Hurricane Field Program Update – Thursday, September 18, 2014 11AM Eastern

OPERATIONS

Thursday, September 18, 2014

G-IV: Will ferry back to MacDill Air Force Base from Bermuda.

Friday, September 19, 2014

NOAA42: Will ferry back to MacDill Air Force Base from the island of Bermuda. Take off time is scheduled for noon. One HRD scientists may be on this flight.

NOAA43: Is tasked to fly a Ocean Glider research flight. Take off time from St. Croix is TBD. The goal of this mission is to fly over the ocean glider that is deployed just north of Puerto Rico. One HRD scientist will be on board.

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