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Data Set ID:
IANCR1B

IceBridge NCAR Navigation, State Parameter, and Microphysics LRT Data, Version 1

The IceBridge NCAR Navigation, State Parameter, and Microphysics LRT Data (IANCR1B) data set contains multiple atmospheric measurements over Antarctica including pressure, temperature, humidity, and winds from NSF/NCAR Research Aviation Facility (RAF) Gulfstream-V aircraft flights. This data set contains the Low-Rate (LRT) one sample per second production data. The data were collected as part of Operation IceBridge funded aircraft survey campaigns, are stored in netCDF format, and are available from 04 October 2011 to 03 November 2011.

Geographic Coverage

Data Set Tabs

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: -50, S: -80, E: -60, W: -141

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 4 October 2011 to 3 November 2011
(updated 2012)
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Platform Characteristics > Airspeed/Ground Speed
  • Atmospheric Temperature > Air Temperature
  • Altitude
  • Platform Characteristics > Attitude Characteristics
  • Atmospheric Temperature > Dew Point Temperature
  • Atmospheric Pressure > Differential Pressure
  • Atmospheric Winds > Flight Level Winds
  • Atmospheric Water Vapor > Humidity
  • Atmospheric Pressure > Static Pressure
  • Atmospheric Winds > Wind Direction
  • Atmospheric Winds > Wind Speed
Platform(s) AIRCRAFT, G-V
Sensor(s): DEWPOINT HYDROMETERS, GPS, HYGROMETERS, NCAR G-V Instruments, PRESSURE TRANSDUCERS, TEMPERATURE SENSORS
Data Format(s):
  • NetCDF
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Michael Studinger

Data Citation

As a condition of using these data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Studinger, Michael 2012, updated 2012. IceBridge NCAR Navigation, State Parameter, and Microphysics LRT Data, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. UCAR: University Corporation for Atmospheric Research. [Date Accessed].

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