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AMT | Articles | Volume 11, issue 11
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 11, 5941-5964, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-11-5941-2018
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the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 11, 5941-5964, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-11-5941-2018
© Author(s) 2018. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 30 Oct 2018

Research article | 30 Oct 2018

Nitrogen dioxide and formaldehyde measurements from the GEOstationary Coastal and Air Pollution Events (GEO-CAPE) Airborne Simulator over Houston, Texas

Caroline R. Nowlan et al.
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The GEO-CAPE Airborne Simulator (GCAS) was developed in support of future air quality and ocean color geostationary satellite missions. GCAS flew in its first field campaign on NASA's King Air B-200 aircraft during DISCOVER-AQ Texas in 2013. In this paper, we determine nitrogen dioxide and formaldehyde columns over Houston from the GCAS air quality sensor and compare those results with measurements made from ground-based Pandora spectrometers and in situ airborne instruments.
The GEO-CAPE Airborne Simulator (GCAS) was developed in support of future air quality and ocean...
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