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Dataset

 

FAAM B087 Instrument Test flight: Airborne atmospheric measurements from core and non-core instrument suites on board the BAE-146 aircraft

Update Frequency: As Needed
Latest Data Update: 2007-11-26
Status: Completed
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2012-09-21
Download Stats: last 12 months
Dataset Size: 8 Files | 97MB

Abstract

Airborne atmospheric measurements from core and non-core instrument suites data on board the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft collected for FAAM Test, Calibration, Training and Non-science Flights and other non-specified flight projects (Instrument).

Citable as:  Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements; Natural Environment Research Council; Met Office (2012): FAAM B087 Instrument Test flight: Airborne atmospheric measurements from core and non-core instrument suites on board the BAE-146 aircraft. NCAS British Atmospheric Data Centre, date of citation. https://catalogue.ceda.ac.uk/uuid/a0c2c12f22d44b0ba106550c330925c2
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: Instrument, FAAM, airborne, atmospheric measurments

Details

Previous Info:
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Previously used record identifiers:
No related previous identifiers.
Access rules:
Restricted data: please submit an application using the REQUEST ACCESS link for access.
Use of these data is covered by the following licence: http://licences.ceda.ac.uk/image/data_access_condition/faam_core.pdf. When using these data you must cite them correctly using the citation given on the CEDA Data Catalogue record.
Data lineage:

Data were collected by instrument scientists during the flight before preparation and delivery for archiving at the NCAS British Atmospheric Data Centre.

Data Quality:
Data collected by flight participants before preparation for archival with the British Atmospheric Data Centre
File Format:
Data are netCDF and NASA-Ames formatted. Ancillary files may be plain ASCII or PDF formatted. Image files may be PNG formatted.

Process overview

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

Mobile platform operations

Mobile Platform Operation 1 FAAM BAE-146 flight B087
Output Description

None

  • units: MB
  • long_name: CABIN PRESSURE
  • var_id: PARA0579
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: CABIN PRESSURE FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0579FLAG
  • units: DEG C
  • long_name: CABIN TEMPERATURE
  • var_id: PARA0660
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: CABIN TEMPERATURE FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0660FLAG
  • units: PPB
  • long_name: CARBON MONOXIDE
  • var_id: PARA0782
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: CARBON MONOXIDE FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0782FLAG
  • units: DEG K
  • var_id: PARA0723
  • long_name: CORR HEIM BRGHT TEMP
  • units: QUALITY
  • var_id: PARA0723FLAG
  • long_name: CORR HEIM BRGHT TEMPFLAG
  • units: W M-2
  • var_id: PARA1022
  • long_name: CORR LOWER CLR FLUX
  • units: QUALITY
  • var_id: PARA1022FLAG
  • long_name: CORR LOWER CLR FLUX FLAG
  • units: W M-2
  • var_id: PARA1024
  • long_name: CORR LOWER I/R FLUX
  • units: QUALITY
  • var_id: PARA1024FLAG
  • long_name: CORR LOWER I/R FLUX FLAG
  • units: W M-2
  • var_id: PARA1023
  • long_name: CORR LOWER RED FLUX
  • units: QUALITY
  • var_id: PARA1023FLAG
  • long_name: CORR LOWER RED FLUX FLAG
  • units: W M-2
  • var_id: PARA1019
  • long_name: CORR UPPER CLR FLUX
  • units: QUALITY
  • var_id: PARA1019FLAG
  • long_name: CORR UPPER CLR FLUX FLAG
  • units: W M-2
  • var_id: PARA1021
  • long_name: CORR UPPER I/R FLUX
  • units: QUALITY
  • var_id: PARA1021FLAG
  • long_name: CORR UPPER I/R FLUX FLAG
  • units: W M-2
  • var_id: PARA1020
  • long_name: CORR UPPER RED FLUX
  • units: QUALITY
  • var_id: PARA1020FLAG
  • long_name: CORR UPPER RED FLUX FLAG
  • units: M S-1
  • long_name: CORRECTED EAST VEL
  • var_id: PARA0736
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: CORRECTED EAST VEL FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0736FLAG
  • units: DEGREES
  • long_name: CORRECTED LATITUDE
  • var_id: PARA0730
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: CORRECTED LATITUDE FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0730FLAG
  • units: DEGREES
  • long_name: CORRECTED LONGITUDE
  • var_id: PARA0731
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: CORRECTED LONGITUDE FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0731FLAG
  • units: M S-1
  • long_name: CORRECTED NORTH VEL
  • var_id: PARA0735
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: CORRECTED NORTH VEL FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0735FLAG
  • units: DEG K
  • long_name: DEICED TRUE TEMP
  • var_id: PARA0520
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: DEICED TRUE TEMP FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0520FLAG
  • units: DEG K
  • long_name: DEW POINT
  • var_id: PARA0529
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: DEW POINT FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0529FLAG
  • units: M S-1
  • long_name: EASTWARD WIND COMPT
  • var_id: PARA0715
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: EASTWARD WIND COMPT FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0715FLAG
  • units: METRES
  • long_name: GPS ALTITUDE
  • var_id: PARA0582
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: GPS ALTITUDE FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0582FLAG
  • units: DEGREES
  • long_name: GPS LATITUDE
  • var_id: PARA0580
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: GPS LATITUDE FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0580FLAG
  • units: DEGREES
  • long_name: GPS LONGITUDE
  • var_id: PARA0581
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: GPS LONGITUDE FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0581FLAG
  • units: M S-1
  • long_name: GPS VELOCITY EAST
  • var_id: PARA0584
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: GPS VELOCITY EAST FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0584FLAG
  • units: M S-1
  • long_name: GPS VELOCITY NORTH
  • var_id: PARA0583
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: GPS VELOCITY NORTH FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0583FLAG
  • units: M S-1
  • long_name: GPS VELOCITY UP
  • var_id: PARA0585
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: GPS VELOCITY UP FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0585FLAG
  • units: M S-1
  • long_name: IND. AIR SPEED
  • var_id: PARA0516
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: IND. AIR SPEED FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0516FLAG
  • units: DEGREES
  • long_name: INS HEADING
  • var_id: PARA0562
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: INS HEADING FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0562FLAG
  • units: DEGREES
  • long_name: INS PITCH
  • var_id: PARA0561
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: INS PITCH FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0561FLAG
  • units: DEGREES
  • long_name: INS ROLL
  • var_id: PARA0560
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: INS ROLL FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0560FLAG
  • units: G KG-1
  • long_name: J/W LWC
  • var_id: PARA0535
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: J/W LWC FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0535FLAG
  • units: G M-3
  • long_name: NEVZOROV LIQUID WATE
  • var_id: PARA0602
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: NEVZOROV LIQUID WATEFLAG
  • var_id: PARA0602FLAG
  • units: G M-3
  • long_name: NEVZOROV TOTAL WATER
  • var_id: PARA0605
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: NEVZOROV TOTAL WATERFLAG
  • var_id: PARA0605FLAG
  • units: DEG K
  • long_name: NONDEICED TRUE TEMP
  • var_id: PARA0525
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: NONDEICED TRUE TEMP FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0525FLAG
  • units: M S-1
  • long_name: NORTHWARD WIND COMPT
  • var_id: PARA0714
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: NORTHWARD WIND COMPTFLAG
  • var_id: PARA0714FLAG
  • units: PPB
  • long_name: OZONE MIXING RATIO
  • var_id: PARA0574
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: OZONE MIXING RATIO FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0574FLAG
  • units: MB
  • long_name: PITOT-STATIC PRESSUR
  • var_id: PARA0577
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: PITOT-STATIC PRESSURFLAG
  • var_id: PARA0577FLAG
  • units: METRES
  • long_name: PRESSURE HEIGHT
  • var_id: PARA0578
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: PRESSURE HEIGHT FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0578FLAG
  • units: METRES
  • long_name: RADAR HEIGHT
  • var_id: PARA0575
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: RADAR HEIGHT FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0575FLAG
  • units: SECS
  • long_name: SECS FROM MIDNIGHT
  • var_id: PARA0515
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: SECS FROM MIDNIGHT FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0515FLAG
  • units: DEGREES
  • long_name: SOLAR AZIMUTH
  • var_id: PARA0642
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: SOLAR AZIMUTH FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0642FLAG
  • units: DEGREES
  • long_name: SOLAR ZENITH ANGLE
  • var_id: PARA0643
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: SOLAR ZENITH ANGLE FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0643FLAG
  • units: MB
  • long_name: STATIC PRESSURE
  • var_id: PARA0576
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: STATIC PRESSURE FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0576FLAG
  • units: PPB
  • long_name: TECO 42 NO
  • var_id: PARA0770
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: TECO 42 NO FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0770FLAG
  • units: PPB
  • long_name: TECO 42 NO2
  • var_id: PARA0771
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: TECO 42 NO2 FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0771FLAG
  • units: PPB
  • long_name: TECO 42 NOx
  • var_id: PARA0772
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: TECO 42 NOx FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0772FLAG
  • units: G KG-1
  • long_name: TOTAL WATER CONTENT
  • var_id: PARA0572
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: TOTAL WATER CONTENT FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0572FLAG
  • units: M S-1
  • long_name: TRUE AIR SPEED
  • var_id: PARA0517
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: TRUE AIR SPEED FLAG
  • var_id: PARA0517FLAG
  • units: M S-1
  • long_name: VERTICAL WIND COMPT
  • var_id: PARA0716
  • units: QUALITY
  • long_name: VERTICAL WIND COMPTFLAG
  • var_id: PARA0716FLAG

Co-ordinate Variables

Coverage
Temporal Range
Start time:
2005-03-29T23:00:00
End time:
2005-03-30T22:59:59
Geographic Extent

 
52.2966°
 
-6.6946°
 
0.3456°
 
50.7188°