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UK Meteorological Office (UKMO) - Meteorological Research Flight (MRF)
Entry ID: BADC_UKMO_C130

Abstract: The Met. Research Flight (MRF) is a UK Met. Office facility, which
flies a well instrumented C-130 Hercules aircraft for research
purposes. Flight time is made available to the UK academic community
through the NERC Airborne Research Support Facility (ARSF). The BADC
holds data from NERC funded flights, such as those made during ACSOE
and ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) Home Page.

Description: The Meteorological Office UK. Global weather services from the UK.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: UK Meteorological Office
Dataset Title: Met Office - Met. Research Flight
Dataset Release Place: Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Dataset Publisher: British Atmospheric Data Centre
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1993-05-17
Access Constraints There are three types of restrictions on the MFR data.

1. Data which is soley the property of the UK Met. Office. This data
The Met. Office wish to monitor the use of this data and require an
acknowledgement of the data source if they are used in any
publication. For these ... View entire text
Data Set Progress
Data Center
British Atmospheric Data Centre, NERC Centres for Atmospheric Science, United Kingdom Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +44 1235 446432
Fax: +44 1235 445848
Email: BADC at
Contact Address:
British Atmospheric Data Centre
Space Science Department
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
City: Chilton
Province or State: Didcot
Postal Code: OX11 OQX
Country: UK
Distribution Media: Online (FTP)
Distribution Format: ASCII
Fees: None
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-02-15
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24