Datastream : ACARS

ARINC ACARS: wind and temperature data from commercial aircraft (ARINC Communications, Addressing, and Reporting System)

Active Dates
1998.09.22 - 2008.05.31

Measurement Categories
Atmospheric State, Surface Properties

Originating Instrument
Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System (ACARS)

Measurements

The measurements below provided by this product are those considered scientifically relevant.

Measurement Variable
correctedWVMR
dewpoint
downlinkedRH
maxTurbulence
medTurbulence
vertAccel
vertGust
waterVaporMR
windDir
windSpeed

Locations

North Slope Alaska
NSAX1Browse DataExternal Data (satellites and others)
Southern Great Plains
SGPX1Browse DataExternal Data (satellites and others)
Tropical Western Pacific
TWPX1Browse DataExternal Data (satellites and others)