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Data Set ID:
IFLTRPT

IceBridge Mission Flight Reports, Version 1

The IceBridge Mission Flight Reports data set contains flight reports from NASA Operation IceBridge Greenland, Arctic, Antarctic, and Alaska missions. Flight reports contain information on region, mission, aircraft model, flight data, purpose of flight, and on-board sensors. The flight reports were collected as part of Operation IceBridge funded aircraft survey campaigns.

This is the most recent version of these data.

Parameter(s):
  • Platform Characteristics > Flight Data Logs
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text
  • PDF
Spatial Coverage:
N: 90, 
N: 72, 
N: -53, 
N: 72, 
N: -53, 
N: 90, 
S: 60, 
S: 55, 
S: -90, 
S: 55, 
S: -90, 
S: 60, 
E: 180, 
E: -130, 
E: 180, 
E: -130, 
E: 180, 
E: 180, 
W: -180
W: -156
W: -180
W: -156
W: -180
W: -180
Platform(s):AIRCRAFT, C-185, DHC-3, DHC-6, Ikhana, P-3B, RQ-4
Spatial Resolution:Not SpecifiedSensor(s):VISUAL OBSERVATIONS
Temporal Coverage:
  • 30 March 2009 to 27 July 2017
Version(s):V1
Temporal ResolutionNot specifiedMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Chris Larsen, Michael Studinger, Duncan Young

Geographic Coverage

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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, Duncan Young, and Christopher Larsen 2011. IceBridge Mission Flight Reports, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/3WISVI2F8EGF. [Date Accessed].

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Detailed Data Description

The documentation for this data set is currently under construction and will be available in the near future. If you have any questions regarding this data set, please contact NSIDC User Services Office either by e-mail to nsidc@nsidc.org, or by telephone at +1 303-492-6199.

The IceBridge Mission Flight Reports data set contains flight reports from NASA Operation IceBridge Greenland, Arctic, Antarctic, and Alaska missions. Flight reports contain information on region, mission, aircraft model, flight data, purpose of flight, and on-board sensors. The flight reports were collected as part of Operation IceBridge funded aircraft survey campaigns. The reports are stored in ASCII text and PDF formats and are available via HTTPS as of 30 March 2009 from the following site: https://daacdata.apps.nsidc.org/pub/DATASETS/IFLTRPT_OIB_Flight_Reports_v01/.

The directory structure for this data set is described in the 00README.txt file.

Data set DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/3WISVI2F8EGF.

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