MRF A658 flight: Airborne atmospheric and chemistry measurements taken on board the Met Office C-130 Hercules aircraft
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Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2006-12-10
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The Meteorological Research Flight (MRF) was a Met Office facility, which flew a well-instrumented C-130 Hercules aircraft for atmospheric research purposes.
This dataset contains airborne atmospheric and chemistry measurements taken on board the Met Office C-130 Hercules aircraft flight A658 for the UTLS-Ozone project. The location of the flight was over the Irish Sea and Wales in the vicinity of the MST radar at Aberystwyth and west of Chilbolton Radar.
Citable as: Met Office (2006): MRF A658 flight: Airborne atmospheric and chemistry measurements taken on board the Met Office C-130 Hercules aircraft. NCAS British Atmospheric Data Centre, date of citation. https://catalogue.ceda.ac.uk/uuid/3833ca3358864875842fcd48da0d63a9
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Keywords: Met Office, atmosphere, chemistry, airborne, C-130
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Data collected by instruments on-board the MRF C-130 during flight A658. Data acquired from the Met Office by BADC for wider academic use.
Data quality controlled by the Met Office.
Data are binary formatted
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This dataset was generated by instruments deployed on platforms as listed below.
Mobile platform operations
|Mobile Platform Operation 1||MRF Flight C-130 A658|
- long_name: Aerosol Backscatter
- gcmd_name: Aerosol Backscatter
- gcmd_url: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0016
- names: Aerosol Backscatter, http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0016
- long_name: Aerosol Particle Properties
- gcmd_name: Aerosol Particle Properties
- gcmd_url: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0019
- names: Aerosol Particle Properties, http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0019
- long_name: Air Temperature
- gcmd_name: Air Temperature
- gcmd_url: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0027
- names: Air Temperature, http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0027
- long_name: Atmospheric Pressure Measurements
- gcmd_name: Atmospheric Pressure Measurements
- gcmd_url: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0067
- names: Atmospheric Pressure Measurements, http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0067
- long_name: Barometric Altitude
- gcmd_name: Barometric Altitude
- gcmd_url: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0074
- names: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0074, Barometric Altitude
- long_name: Dew Point Temperature
- gcmd_name: Dew Point Temperature
- gcmd_url: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0210
- names: Dew Point Temperature, http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0210
- long_name: Geopotential Height
- gcmd_name: Geopotential Height
- gcmd_url: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0341
- names: Geopotential Height, http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0341
- long_name: Humidity
- gcmd_name: EARTH SCIENCE > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Water Vapor > Humidity
- gcmd_url: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P041/4/G239
- names: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P041/4/G239, EARTH SCIENCE > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Water Vapor > Humidity
- long_name: Nitrogen Compounds
- gcmd_name: Nitrogen Compounds
- gcmd_url: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0558
- names: Nitrogen Compounds, http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0558
- long_name: Nitrogen Oxides
- gcmd_name: Nitrogen Oxides
- gcmd_url: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0560
- names: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0560, Nitrogen Oxides
- long_name: Nitrous Oxide
- gcmd_name: Nitrous Oxide
- gcmd_url: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0561
- names: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P141/4/GVAR0561, Nitrous Oxide
- long_name: Oxygen Compounds
- names: Oxygen Compounds
- long_name: Ozone
- gcmd_name: EARTH SCIENCE > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Chemistry/Oxygen Compounds > Ozone
- gcmd_url: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P041/4/G164
- names: EARTH SCIENCE > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Chemistry/Oxygen Compounds > Ozone, http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P041/4/G164