ORCAS Flight Plans

This data contains the flight plans for the NSF/NCAR HIAPER Gulfstream V (GV) aircraft flown during the O2/N2 Ratio and CO2 Airborne Southern Ocean (ORCAS) Study. Data covers two test flights and 13 research flights between 5 January and 29 February 2016. The data is comprised of text, csv, kml, png, and html files. It also includes an R-based flight plan tool for viewing the data, with associated instructions and configuration files.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2016-01-05T00:00:00Z
    End:  2016-02-29T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2016-01-05T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2016-02-29T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 40.25000
Bounding Box South Lat -75.00000
Bounding Box West Long -105.25000
Bounding Box East Long -50.75000
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links N/A
Additional Information N/A
Resource Format N/A
Standardized Resource Format UNDEFINED FORMAT
Asset Size 7 MB
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These data are restricted by a user agreement: https://data.eol.ucar.edu/datafile/nph-get/490.033/ORCAS_Data_Fair_Use.html

Access Constraints none
Software Implementation Language N/A

Resource Support Name EOL Data Support
Resource Support Email datahelp@eol.ucar.edu
Resource Support Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Distributor UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Metadata Contact Name EOL Data Support
Metadata Contact Email datahelp@eol.ucar.edu
Metadata Contact Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory

Author Britton B. Stephens
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2017-04-28T15:53:20
Digital Object Identifier (DOI) https://doi.org/10.5065/D66T0K20
Alternate Identifier 490.033
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2023-05-08T22:02:54Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::490.033
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation Britton B. Stephens. (2017). ORCAS Flight Plans. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D66T0K20. Accessed 06 June 2023.

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