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Volume 8, issue 8
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 3177–3196, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-8-3177-2015
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Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 3177–3196, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-8-3177-2015
© Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under
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Research article 12 Aug 2015

Research article | 12 Aug 2015

Calibration of 3-D wind measurements on a single-engine research aircraft

C. Mallaun et al.

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We demonstrate a calibration method for the three-dimensional wind measurements on a research aircraft, which are strongly influenced by dynamical effects during flight. We correct these errors step by step after an extensive test flight program including new methods to gain optimum correction coefficients and a direct estimation of the residual errors. The overall error, estimated with a novel error propagation scheme, is 0.3 m/s for the horizontal and 0.2 m/s for the vertical wind.
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