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Entry ID: c4aaero

Abstract: The Aerosonde is an unmanned aerial vehicle with a wingspan of a 2.9 meters (~9 feet) weighing approximately 14 Kg (~31 lbs). Carrying a payload of air pressure, temperature and humidity probes, the aircraft can fly at altitudes from near the surface to 21,000 feet at speeds of 50-95 mph for periods of up to 30 hours. Controlled by dual computers and navigated by GPS, the Aerosonde is designed to economically collect meteorological data over a wide area.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 50.0   S: 10.0   E: -60.0   W: -100.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 1
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-08-19
Stop Date: 2001-09-08
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: 1 FLIGHT
GPS Ancillary Description
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-05-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27