UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON'S CONVAIR-580 FLIGHTS FOR SAFARI-2000
Date: 14 August 2000
UW Flight Number: 1811
Goals of Flight:
No fuel available at Pietersburg. Therefore, transit to Lanseria (near Johannesburg), South Africa, for fuel. Fueled twice at Lanseria, once for research flight 1812, and again for research flight 1813 and to return to Pietersburg with close to full tank for possible research flight on 15 Aug.
Period of Flight (UTC): 1026-1132
Location: Transit near top of boundary layer.
Accomplishments: Measurements en route.
Main Instrument Malfunctions: See Squawk list
Flight Scientist: Peter Hobbs
Approx. UCT time
(UTC = local time minus 2 hours)