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FAAM B617 AQUM and BORTAS 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: 2014-07-14
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 AQUM - Air Quality forecasting and modelling in the Unified Model project, general Met Office flying and BORTAS: Quantifying the impact of BOReal forest fires on Tropospheric oxidants over the Atlantic using Aircraft and Satellites.

Citable as:  Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements; Natural Environment Research Council; Met Office (2014): FAAM B617 AQUM and BORTAS 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/bc93d6f6470b443ba77862ddeff19012
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: AQUM, BORTAS, FAAM, airborne, atmospheric measurments

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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.
  • units: mixing ratio, ppbv
  • names: ANs (total alkyl nitrates:RONO2)
  • units: mixing ratio, ppbv
  • names: NO2
  • units: mixing ratio, ppbv
  • names: PNs (total peroxy nitrates:RO2NO2)

Co-ordinate Variables

Coverage
Temporal Range
Start time:
2011-07-06T07:20:18
End time:
2011-07-06T14:41:37
Geographic Extent

 
52.9941°
 
-0.6974°
 
2.3119°
 
51.4702°