Hurricane Field Program Update – Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016 11AM Eastern


Sunday, 9 Oct. 2016

G-IV: No flights scheduled.

NOAA43: Was scheduled to fly Tail Doppler Radar missions into Matthew with take off times of 0600 UTC (2:00AM) and 1800 UTC (2:00PM). These flights are cancelled.

Global Hawk: Is scheduled to land at NASA’s Armstrong Research Flight Facility, Edwards, CA around 0300 UTC (11:00PM Eastern).

Monday, 10 Oct. 2016

G-IV:  No flights are scheduled.

NOAA43: No flights are scheduled.

Global Hawk: No flights are scheduled.


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