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Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 13, 2515–2528, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-13-2515-2021

Special issue: Observational and model data from the 2018 Lower Atmospheric...

Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 13, 2515–2528, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-13-2515-2021

Data description paper 04 Jun 2021

Data description paper | 04 Jun 2021

University of Colorado and Black Swift Technologies RPAS-based measurements of the lower atmosphere during LAPSE-RATE

Gijs de Boer et al.

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This paper describes data collected by uncrewed aircraft operated by the University of Colorado Boulder and Black Swift Technologies during the Lower Atmospheric Profiling Studies at Elevation – A Remotely-piloted Aircraft Team Experiment (LAPSE-RATE) field campaign. This effort was conducted in the San Luis Valley of Colorado in July 2018 and included intensive observing of the atmospheric boundary layer. This paper describes data collected by four aircraft operated by these entities.