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Dataset

 

BAS-MASIN flight 299 airborne meteorological observations from the Iceland Greenland Seas Project (IGP)

Update Frequency: Not Planned
Status: Ongoing
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2021-05-07
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Abstract

In-situ airborne observations collected during flight 299 on 08 March 2018 by the Meteorological Airborne Science Instrumentation (MASIN) on board the British Antarctic Survey (BAS) Twin-otter aircraft for the Iceland Greenland seas Project (IGP) including the Atmospheric Forcing of the Iceland Sea (AFIS) project. This dataset is a quality-controlled revision of the core meteorological data, generated at the University of East Anglia (UEA).
Data were collected over the Iceland and Greenland Sea area.

Citable as:  Natural Environment Research Council; British Antarctic Survey; Renfrew, I.; Elvidge, A.D.; Lachlan-Cope, T. (2021): BAS-MASIN flight 299 airborne meteorological observations from the Iceland Greenland Seas Project (IGP). NERC EDS Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, date of citation. https://catalogue.ceda.ac.uk/uuid/2b290f3138fe431a83f5203d690a4893
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: IGP, AFIS, aircraft, meteorology, BAS, MASIN, twin-otter

Details

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Data lineage:

Data were collected and processed by British Antarctic Survey (BAS) and a quality-controlled revision of the data was generated at UEA.

Data Quality:
Data are as given by the data provider, no quality control has been performed by the Centre for Environmental Data Analysis (CEDA).
File Format:
MASIN data are in NetCDF format

Related Documents

 BAS Airborne Meteorology

Process overview

This dataset was generated by instruments deployed on platforms as listed below.

Instrument/Platform pairings

BAS Masin Twin-Otter Core instruments Deployed on: BAS Twin-Otter aircraft

Mobile platform operations

Mobile Platform Operation 1 NERC-ARF flight 299
Output Description None

No variables found.

Coverage
Temporal Range
Start time:
2018-03-08T13:22:36
End time:
2018-03-08T19:01:49
Geographic Extent

 
70.7454°
 
-24.0136°
 
-18.3347°
 
65.4126°