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

 retired = Originating instrument has been retired at this location
North Slope Alaska
NSAX1 Browse DataExternal Data (satellites and others) retired
Southern Great Plains
SGPX1 Browse DataExternal Data (satellites and others) retired
Tropical Western Pacific
TWPX1 Browse DataExternal Data (satellites and others) retired