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Data collection status

This page describes the status of upcoming flights in the current (2010) flying season.

For an update on the operational status of the ARSF for data collection see this page.

Note: the actual flight date is dependent on operational restrictions and the presence of suitable weather conditions. All data are collected on a "best endeavours" basis.

Please contact Gary Llewellyn (Science / operations coordinator) if you have any questions or concerns: gaew@… (01865 374 391)

For status on data processing for flights that have been flown, see this page.

Flying timetable for the 2010 flying season

The coloured block indicate potential time periods where data may be collected while the numbers indicate the number of acquisitions required to fully support the project.

Status of direct access UK projects in the 2010 flying season

Project Location PI Status Next data collection Comments
GB09/11 Abernethy Forest Tim Malthus
GB08/13 Lake Vyrnwy Mat Disney
GB09/00 Oxford ParksNERC Includes a calibration exercise
GB10/09 Southern England Jim Mc.Quaid On-going
GB10/11 All flights Barbara Brooks On-going
FW10/02 Cumbria Doreen Boyd First collection completedLow priority Full-waveform LiDAR test. Potential second acquisition.
GB09/04 Coed Y Brenin Sarah Taylor Roll-over to 2011 Poor weather during the flower phase.

Status of direct access overseas projects in the 2010 flying season

Project Location PI Status Next data collection Comments
EU10/01 Netherlands Natascha Kljun High Priority August
EU10/03 Hungary Andrew Tyler High Priority August
EU09/07 Sweden Jeff Evans August
GB07/09 Alps Martin Kirkbride July/August Combined with GB07/10.
GB07/10 Alps Ben Broke July/August Combined with GB07/09.
EU09/02 Alps David Rippon July/August
EU09/06 Iceland David Graham July/August
EM10/02 Greece Graham Ferrier - Compromised due to access
EM10/05 Cyprus Dickson Cunningham September East Med. campaign
EM10/06 Italy Ken McKaffery September East Med. campaign

Status of grant funded projects in the 2010 flying season

Project Location PI Status Next data collection Comments
EUFAR10/02 Spain Elena Casilo Lopez July
EUFAR10/03 Portugal Jose De.Silva July
EUFAR10/01 Hungary Andras Zlinszky August
EUFAR10/04 Hungary Andras Zlinszky August EUFAR summer school
EUFAR10/06 Hungary Mate Stibranyi August

Status of commissioned access projects in the 2010 flying season

Project Location PI Status Next data collection Comments
SC10/01 Greece TUA September First part of East Med. campaign
SC10/02 Greece TUC September First part of East Med. campaign
CEH09/01 Salisbury Plain Richard Pywell June
BGS08/01 Firth of Clyde Gisela Ager
BGS08/03&04 Glasgow & South Lanarkshire Gisela Ager
SOT09/01 Harwood Forest Jadu Dash
GB06/08 Weardale Claire Flemming
GB06/09 Isle of Wight BGS Original data set may be recoverable||

Projects completed in 2010

Project Location PI Date of final data acquisition
GB10/07 Salisbury Plain Kate Welham March
GB07/12 Northumbria Martin Wooster March
CEH07/04 Moorhouse/Ribblehead/Hellifield Andrew Wilson April
EM10/07 Italy Fransesco Vuolo May
GB08/19 London Martin Wooster May
SP10/01 UK NERC/Met Office March
GB08/06 Peak District Julia Mc.Morrow June
FW10/01 New Forest Ross Hill June
EU10/01 Germany & Sweden Natascha Kljun High Priority June, July

Projects completed in 2009

Project Location PI Date of final data acquisition
AST08/01 Glocestershire Astrium February
GB08/01 Oxford to Haverfordwest Nigel Langford February
GB03/01 Fiskerton-Barlings Jim Williams May
HY05/02 Ayreshire Coalfield Graham Ferrier/Gisela Ager May
GB09/07 West coast Andreas Baas May
GB08/12 Borth Bog Angela Harris June
HY05/06 Pitlochry Mark Cutler June
GB09/01 Capel Dewi Geraint Vaughan July
GB09/02 Capel Dewi Martin Gallagher July
IPY09/10 Greenland Alun Hubbard August
IPY09/11 Greenland Tavi Murray August
GB08/08 Wytham Woods Richard Harding October
GB08/15 Eaves Wood Alan Blackburn October
GB09/05 Leighton Moss Alan Blackburn October
GB08/10 Denny Wood Ross Hill October
GB08/02 Delamere Forest Mark Danson October
GB07/07 Inverclyde Tim Malthus October
GB06/02 Frieston Shore Tom Spencer October
ET07/01 Northern Afar rift (Ethiopia) Tim Wright November
ET07/04 Southern Afar rift (Ethiopia) Tim Wright November
UR09/01 Cumbria Danny Donoghue November

Projects completed in 2008

Project Location PI Date of final data acquisition
ET07/02 Ethiopia William Murphy 2008
ET07/03 Ethiopia Graham Ferrier 2008
ET07/05 Ethiopia Graham Ferrier 2008
ET07/06 Ethiopia Ian Willis 2008
ET07/07 Ethiopia Richard Bates 2008
GB07/04 Hayton / Millington Wood Peter Halkon 13/02/08
GB07/03 Mid-Wales Gemma Bell 18/02/08
GB08/11 Broom's Farm Doreen Boyd 01/07/08
CEH07/02 Stanlow Andrew Wilson 04/07/08
GB07/05 Loch Leven/Estwaite/Windermere Andrew Tyler 2007
UR08/01 Black Venn Andrew Ford 2008
UR08/02 River Coquet Andrew Large 2008
GB08/01 Wales Geraint Vaughan 2008
GB08/03 Peak District Richard Armitage 2008
GB08/18 River Frome Richard Stillman 2008
IPY07/09 Iceland Tim Wright

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