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HIPPO IV Calendar

The HIPPO IV calendar is subject to change due to many circumstances, such as mechanical or environmental issues.
Updated 06.27.11

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

06.12.11::US

 

 

06.13.11::US


 

06.14.11::US

Research Flight #1:
Boulder, CO >
Anchorage, AK

06.15.11::US

Maintenance Day:
Anchorage, AK

06.16.11::US

Research Flight #2:
Northern Polar Flight #1

06.17.11::US

Maintenance Day:
Anchorage, AK

06.18.11::US

Research Flight #3:
Anchorage, AK > Kona, HI

06.19.11::US


Hard-Down Day*:

Kona, HI


06.20.11::US

Maintenance Day:
Kona, HI

06.21.11::US
06.22.11::AS

Maintenance Day:
Kona, HI


06.22.11::US
06.23.11::AS

Research Flight #4:
Kona, HI > Rarotonga, Cook Islands


06.23.11::US
06.24.11::NZ

Maintenance Day:
Rarotonga, Cook Islands


06.24.11::US
06.25.11::NZ

Research Flight #5:
Rarotonga, Cook Islands > Christchurch, NZ

06.25.11::US
06.26.11::NZ

Hard-Down Day*:
Christchurch, NZ

06.26.11::US
06.27.11::NZ

Maintenance Day:
Christchurch, NZ

06.27.11::US
06.28.11::NZ

Maintenance Day:
Christchurch, NZ

06.28.11::US
06.29.11::AU

Research Flight #6:
NZCH > towards South Pole > Hobart, AU

06.29.11::US
06.30.11::AU

Maintenance Day:
Hobart, AU

06.30.11::US
07.01.11::AU

Research Flight #7:
Hobart, AU > Darwin, AU

07.01.11::US
07.02.11::AU

Hard-Down Day*:
Darwin, AU

07.02.11::US
07.03.11::NZ

Maintenance Day:
Darwin, AU

07.03.11::US
07.04.11::AU

Research Flight #8:
Darwin, AU > Sapian


07.04.11::US
07.05.11::AU

Maintenance Day:
Saipan


07.05.11::US
07.06.11::AU

Research Flight #9:
Saipan > Midway Island

07.06.11::US
07.07.11::AU

Maintenance Day:
Midway Island

07.07.11::US
07.08.11::AU

Research Flight #10:
Midway Island > Anchorage, AK

07.08.11::US

Hard-Down Day*:
Anchorage, AK

07.09.11::US

Maintenance Day:
Anchorage, AK

07.10.11::US

Research Flight #11: Northern Polar Flight #2

07.11.11::US

Research Flight #12:
Anchorage, AK > Boulder, CO

End of HIPPO IV

07.12.11::US

 

07.13.11::US


07.14.11::US


07.15.11::US

07.16.11::US


* A Hard-Down Day indicates a full day off, with no access to the aircraft.

About HIPPO

HIPPO is a landmark study for many reasons, not the least of which is it is the first time scientists have systematically mapped global distribution of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, covering the full troposphere in all seasons and multiple years.

HIPPO Dates
  • HIPPO I :: 8 January-30 January 2009
  • HIPPO II :: 31 October-22 November 2009
  • HIPPO III :: 24 March-16 April 2010
  • HIPPO IV :: 14 June-11 July 2011
  • HIPPO V :: 9 August-9 September 2011