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Information and Procedures to Access the NASA Airborne Science Program

NASA Sponsored Flight Programs

FY05 Call Letter
Flight Request Forms
Dryden Airborne Science Investigator Questionnaire
Summary of Facilities at NASA-Dryden
ER-2 Operations Addendum

NASA Airborne Science Platform Schedules

Current Flight Schedules

Five Year Projections

DC-8 (DFRC) DC-8 (DFRC)
ER-2 (DFRC) High Altitude Platforms
  Cooperative Plan
Airborne Science Points of Contact for Flight Requests and Flight Schedules

Earth Science Enterprises (ESE) Suborbital Platform Assets

Core Airborne Platforms Instructions and Information

DC-8 (DFRC)
DC-8 Airborne Laboratory Experimenter Handbook
ER-2 (DFRC)
ER-2 Airborne Laboratory Experimenter Handbook
Data Systems
P-3B (WFF)

Experimental Platforms available for lease/rent

Pathfinder Plus UAV
Altair UAV (after 2003)
Proteus
Altus UAV
Northrop-Grumman GlobalHawk
(Availibility planned for after 2004. Contact Northrop Grumman Corp. for specifications)
Please note: The aircraft specifications listed are intended to be used for general information purposes only. Costs, schedules, and experiment interface specifications are under development

Airborne Science Program Websites

Airborne Facility Sensors (Sensor Descriptions)

Airborne Sensor Facility (ARC)
Definitions of AIRSAR Modes

Cooperative Programs

Aerosonde
WB-57 (JSC)
Citation (University of North Dakota)
ICCAGRA (Interagency Coordinating Committee for Airborne Geosciences Research and Applications)

Other Program Websites

EOS (Earth Observing System) Project Office
ESPO (Earth Science Program Office) Project Office

Earth Science Campaigns

SMEX (Soil Moisture Experiment)
CLP (Cold Land Processes)
SOLVE (SAGE III Ozone Loss Validation Experiment)
GTE (Global Tropospheric Experiment)
TRMM (Tropical Rainfall Measurement Mission)


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