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GTE_TRACEA_DC8

GTE_TRACEA_DC8

Project Title: 
GTE
Platform: 
NASA DC8
Instrument: 
See Parameters & Sensors tab.
Location: 
Tropical Atlantic, Brazil, and Southern Africa
Spatial Coverage: 

(-90, 90)(-180,180)

Temporal Coverage: 

08/18/1992 - 10/26/1992

File Format: 
ASCII

Data Pool: Order Data

Non-Dispersive IR CO2 Analyzer

Carbon Dioxide

TP/LIF

Nitric Oxide
Nitrogen dioxide
NOy

Differencial absorption Lidar

Ozone and Aerosol Profiles

Ethyne Chemiluminescence

in situ ozone

Tunable Diode LASER absorption

Carbon Monoxide
Methane
Nitrous Oxide

Grab Samples/Wet Chemical FDH-NADH Fluorescence

Formaldehyde

Grab Samples/HPLC W/Fluorescence

Hydrogen peroxide
Methylhydroperoxide

Dual GC/EC

Acetone
Ethanol
Peroxyacetyl Nitrate
Peroxypropionyl Nitrate
C2CL4

Mist Chamber/Ion Chromatography

Nitric acid
HCOOH
CH3COOH

Eppley filter radiometr

Nadir UV
Zenith UV

Aircraft instrumentation

Temperature
Altitude
Pressure
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Grab Samples/GC

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NMHC, Halocarbons:
H-1301
CFC-12
CFC-114
H-1211
CFC-11
F-113
MeCCl3
CCl4
CH3Cl

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