Plan of the Day 08/23/02

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Plan of the Day

Posted On: 08/22/02 04:12 PM CDT

Next Flight Date: 08/23/02

Altus Status: Fly

Hands Off: 11:30 PM EDT (1530 UTC)

Estimated Takeoff: 1:00 PM EDT (1700 UTC)

Estimated Landing: 6:30 PM EDT (2230 UTC)

Daily Objectives:
Investigate isolated thunderstorms in ACES target domain (Everglades and nearby Ocean)

The weather does not look favorable at this time, but we will evaluate late tomorrow morning whether to fly targeting mid to late afternoon storms.

11 AM EDT, Weather Briefing and Altus/payload Status

if we fly,
mission debrief ~ half hour after landing

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