NASA Testing Arctic Sea Ice Monitoring Technology With High-flying Ex-spy Plane

Jul 17, 2014

NASA is piloting a mission out of Fairbanks with a specialized plane that can fly high enough to test technology destined for satellite applications. KUAC’s Dan Bross has more on the ER2 mission.

NASA is flying two Airborne Science ER-2 aircraft out of Fairbanks to test equipment to be used to monitor Arctic sea ice.
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