Title The International Polar Year 2007/08; Part 24, The research aircraft POLAR 5 during the IPY [Das Internationale Polarjahr 2007/08; Folge 24, Das Forschungsflugzeug POLAR 5 im IPY]
Author Steinhage, D.; Huch, M.
Author Affil Steinhage, D., Alfred-Wegener- Institut für Polar- und Meeresforschung, Bremerhaven, Federal Republic of Germany
Source Polarforschung, 78(3), p.137-140, . Publisher: Alfred-Wegener-Institut für Polar- und Meeresforschung and Deutschen Gesellschaft für Polarforschung, Bremerhaven, Federal Republic of Germany. ISSN: 0032- 2490
Publication Date 2009
Notes In German Ant. Acc. No: 87444. CRREL Acc. No: 64002054
Index Terms aerial surveys; airborne equipment; airplanes; instruments; polar regions; Antarctica; Arctic region; polar regions; airborne methods; current research; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Education, Outreach and Communication Publications; programs
Abstract The Polar 5 is a new research aircraft put into operation to support German participation in the programs of the International Polar Year. This brief report provides information on the aircraft's instrumentation and its schedule of operations in the Arctic and Antarctic regions
Publication Type journal article
Record ID 296926