RB-99-01: AEROSOLS Cruise Leg 1

Plan of the Day: 31 January, 1999


0600 Filter change (tower and vans)

1000 Radiosonde launch.

1130 Ozonesonde launch

(wind broad on the port bow launch from under A-frame)

1145 CTD/Optical cast station ops (rain/clouds permitting, may be canceled)

(SeaWifs satellite pass 1154L)

    1. CTD w/ bottle samples at 0m, 10m, 30m, 50m, 200m, 300m
    2. RADS drifter (deploy/recover)
    3. Optical cast to 300m

1230 Quick filter change and instrument maintenance on tower

1800 Filter change (tower and vans)

1930 POLLYWOG SKITS, Main Lab/Fantail

2200 Radiosonde launch

2400 Quick filter change


  1. All personnel accessing the tower should log in w/ AL Van (ext. 161) and check with Bridge (ext. 125)
  2. Access to forward part of 0-2 van deck (except for transit to/from vans) and the bow area is restricted during scientific sampling ops check with AL van (ext. 161)
  3. Science talks will be in the library every other night at 2000 schedule posted in library