NCAR's Air Force

NCAR field project specialist Vidal Salazar explains how research aircraft benefit atmospheric research. NCAR manages two aircraft for the National Science Foundation: the C-130 gathers data at very low altitudes and slower speeds, while the Gulfstream V makes measurements at higher altitudes and over longer distances. More about observing the atmosphere: http://www2.ucar.edu/atmosnews/topics/4097

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