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OMG – Oceans Melting Greenland / Earth Ventures – 2

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

The 2019 OMG Airborne eXpendable Conductivity and Temperature Depth Probe (AXCTD) campaign is underway in Greenland.  The AIRTec Inc. On 10 August the aircraft departed Goose Bay and arrived in Greenland.   Science operations began on 12 August with a successful day of 10 AXCTD drops, and ITN/Channel 5 participated in the flight as part of the media event.  Al Roker from The NBC Today show flew on the 13 August science flight.   The Weather Channel and Associated Press will fly on 14 August. There have been 30 AXCTD probes dropped as of 13 August.