Platform: NOAA Twin Otter Logistics

Shipping

Integration and instrument de-installation:

NOAA Twin Otters
Research Aviation Facility NCAR RAF
10802 Airport Court
Broomfield, CO 80021

Point of contact: Pavel Romashkin, 303-497-1027

Initial deployment for research flights:

NOAA Project
Jackson Jet Center
3815 Rickenbacker Street
Boise, ID 83705

Point of contact: Brent Eborn, 208-383-3300

Excursions and Lodging

nothwerstern U.S. map of potential excursion airports
Google® interactive map of project locations in the northwest U.S., including potential excursion airports

Fire location dependent potential for three approximate 10 day excursions, adjusted as needed.

  • Excursion: August 4 – 14

    NOAA-CHEM and NOAA-MET Twin Otters. NASA DC-8 operating in northwest. NASA Langley mobile lab operational and Aerodyne mobile lab starts August 7.

  • Excursion: August 14 – 22

    NOAA-CHEM Twin Otter. NASA DC-8 operating in northwest until August 18. NASA Langley and Aerodyne mobile labs operational.

  • Excursion: August 22 – 31

    NOAA-CHEM Twin Otter. NASA Langley mobile lab operational and Aerodyne mobile lab finishes August 29.

NOAA ESRL CSD has set up room blocks and will centrally manage lodging reservations (and cancellations when necessary) for potential excursions. Please contact Suzie Milano-Schoser (303-497-7538) to make your reservations. Your name and credit card is required to hold a room at any of these hotels.

HotelBlock DatesBlock DatesBlock Dates
Best Western PLUS Yakima Hotel
1614 N 1st Street
Yakima, WA 98901
509-453-8898
4-14 August (release 27 July)14-22 August (release 1 August)22-31 August (release 14 August)
MICROTEL Inn & Suites by Wyndham
2716 Dakota Court
Klamath Falls, OR 97603
541-273-0206
4-14 August (release 22 July)14-22 August (release 1 August)22-31 August (release 8 August)
Ramada by Wyndham Spokane Airport
8909 West Airport Drive
Spokane, WA 99224
509-838-5211
NA14-22 August22-31 August
Wingate by Wyndham
5252 Airway Boulevard
Missoula, MT 59808
406-541-8000
4-14 August (release 24 July)14-22 August (release 31 July)22-31 August (release 8 August)

Coordination

NOAA-CHEM Twin Otter Payload Planning Google Sheet (Google Sign in required; request access if necessary)

Twin Otter & Mobile Labs Organization Planning Google Sheet (Google Sign in required; request access if necessary)