News from the fourth Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAPEx-4) field campaign, carried out in Yanco, NSW, Australia from 1-23 May 2015. This field experiment is part of the CalVal activities for the NASA SMAP mission, launched on January 31st, 2015.
Monday, 4 May 2015
Taking off in the dark
Photo credit: Ying Gao, Monash University
Jeff and Jon getting the aircraft ready and fuelled for a take off at 3am!