OIB ATM sitrep March 31, 2017 pm

A successful high priority modified Alexander-Petermann 01 mission was completed in sunny conditions with just a few turbulence bumps today. All OIB instruments ran well.
 
We’ve had a very successful week of OIB missions!
 
Tomorrow the P3 will be prepared for a science mission transit to Longyearbyrn Norway (wether permitting) on Monday. Sunday will be a “hard down” rest day.
 
 
Today’s mission 
 

Side wall of Petermann Glacier 
 
Calving front of Petermann Glacier
 
A snow avalanche in progress as we flew by at the calving front of Petermann
 
 
A snow avalanche in progress (detail)
 
Below ATM T6 wide scan lidar elevation plots of Petermann 

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