skip to Main Content

CICCI 2011: Cooperative Investigation of Climate-Cryosphere Interaction

Remotely operated aircraft measure Arctic soot
(clck to play video)

Norwegian (left), NOAA (center), and Russian (right) aircraft
and flight teams in Ny-Alesund, Svalbard, Norway.
(photo credit: Kjell-Sture Johansen/Norut)

NOAA/PMEL completed the Soot Transport, Absorption and Deposition Study (STADS) on April 30.
The NOAA Mantas flew 18 flights for a total of 38 hours. This was the first science mission
for the NOAA/PMEL Mantas and flight team.


Flight Data from the NOAA Manta

CICCI Project Page in Norway