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MRF A481 ACSOE flight: Airborne atmospheric and chemistry measurements taken on board the Met Office C-130 Hercules aircraft

Update Frequency: Not Planned
Status: Completed
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2006-12-10
Download Stats: last 12 months

Abstract

The Atmospheric Chemistry Studies in the Oceanic Environment (ACSOE) was a 5-year Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) programme on tropospheric chemistry coordinated by the University of East Anglia and involving research groups from a number of UK universities and research institutes.

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 A481 for the ACSOE project.

Citable as:  Natural Environment Research Council; Allan, B.; Penkett, S.A.; Bandy, B.; Bauguitte, S.; Burgess, R.A.; Tiddeman, D. (2006): MRF A481 ACSOE 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/e4dad623e3f144269451a505ccbcf83b
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: ACSOE, OXICOA, TACIA, MRF, C-130

Details

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Previously used record identifiers:
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Access rules:
Public data: access to these data is available to both registered and non-registered users.
Use of these data is covered by the following licence: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/version/3/. When using these data you must cite them correctly using the citation given on the CEDA Data Catalogue record.
Data lineage:

Data collected by instruments on-board the MRF C-130 during flight A481. Data acquired by BADC for archiving during the ACSOE project.

Data Quality:
Data files archived as is. Data quality information may be available within each data file.
File Format:
Data are NASA Ames formatted

Process overview

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

Mobile platform operations

Mobile Platform Operation 1 MRF Flight C-130 A481
Output Description None

No variables found.

Coverage
Temporal Range
Start time:
1996-09-19T06:43:32
End time:
1996-09-19T15:28:34
Geographic Extent

 
57.2402°
 
-1.7455°
 
0.9121°
 
51.1652°