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Dataset

 

FAAM B772 SALSTICE Test flight: Airborne atmospheric measurements from core and non-core instrument suites on board the BAE-146 aircraft

Update Frequency: Not Planned
Status: Completed
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2015-03-23
Download Stats: last 12 months

Abstract

Airborne atmospheric measurements from core and non-core instrument suites data on board the FAAM BAE-146 aircraft collected for SALSTICE Semi-Arid Land Surface Temperature IASI Cal/val project.

Citable as:  Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements; Natural Environment Research Council; Met Office (2015): FAAM B772 SALSTICE 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/b1438e7b91384a6e966be4d8f4e88592
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: SALSTICE, FAAM, airborne, atmospheric measurments

Details

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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.
  • var_id: ARIESRAD
  • var_id: CALIBRATION_FILES
  • var_id: CAL_DC_CBB
  • var_id: CAL_DC_HBB
  • var_id: CAL_DC_MEAS
  • var_id: CAL_TEMP_CBB
  • var_id: CAL_TEMP_HBB
  • var_id: CAL_TEMP_PORT2C
  • var_id: CAL_TEMP_PORT2H
  • units: cm-3
  • names: Column A Cloud Condensation Nuclei Concentration per cubic centimeter
  • units: 0.07 - 2.0%
  • names: Column A Supersaturation
  • units: cm-3
  • names: Column B Cloud Condensation Nuclei Concentration per cubic centimeter
  • units: 0.07 - 2.0%
  • names: Column B Supersaturation
  • units: 0-100000 particles cm-3
  • names: Condensation Nuclei Concentration per cubic centimeter
  • units: None
  • names: Error Flag for Column A
  • units: None
  • names: Error Flag for Column B
  • units: None
  • names: Error Flag for Condensation Nuclei Concentration
  • var_id: LONG_DATE
  • var_id: QUALITY
  • var_id: SCANDIR
  • var_id: SECONDS
  • var_id: WAVENUM
  • var_id: ZPD_POSITION

Co-ordinate Variables

Coverage
Temporal Range
Start time:
2013-05-01T06:34:42
End time:
2013-05-01T12:24:21
Geographic Extent

 
52.5640°
 
-0.6251°
 
1.5949°
 
51.1862°