RB-99-01: AEROSOLS Cruise Leg 1

Plan of the Day: 2 February, 1999


0600 Filter change (tower and vans)

1100 Radiosonde launch.

1130 Ozonesonde launch

(wind broad on the port bow, wind speed permitting)

1145 CTD/Optical cast station ops

(SeaWifs satellite pass 1247L)

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

1230 Quick filter change and instrument maintenance on tower

1800 Filter change (tower and vans)

2300 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