Glider Project Deployed Recovered Days Distance Start/
End Voltage
Air Time POC Notes Payload KMZs Data Metadata
ru05-357 SBC 2012-08-08
18:40 GMT
2012-09-04
19:10 GMT
27.02 410.7
km
14.91 Volts
11.79 Volts
3103
minutes
Couto
Robbins
Aragon
12 0081 kmzs

deployment Notes (12)  

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2012-11-05 20:43 GMT
dkaragon
2012-11-05 20:43 GMT
dkaragon
deployment deployed by Ian Robbins and Nicole Couto

Using Travis Miles loaner Aquadopp.

Ian Robbins note:
AQD Head 5490
AQD SN 6787
2012-09-05 01:14 GMT
dkaragon
deployment Biological attack, both wings missing Aquadopp scratched.

Recovered by Ian Robbins out of CalPoly
2012-09-04 14:59 GMT
dkaragon
deployment Incident segment underwater, 40 m
the8x3_filename: 03650174
full_filename: ru05-2012-239-0-174

Afterwards the glider is very light and unable to swim. Drifting at surface for recovery.
2012-09-03 02:39 GMT
dkaragon
deployment Glider is not calculating currents for several hours.

Exited mission, ran shallow.mi, no update

Reset vehicle, no update.

Running without CC and retasking back north for recovery and as a safe area to fly without CC.
2012-08-27 20:33 GMT
dkaragon
deployment New mission, added another UTC surfacing around midnight PST. Both gliders were falling behind at one surfacing transfer.
2012-08-27 14:05 GMT
dkaragon
deployment Strange file transfer problem, did not send TBD's:

s *.sbd *.tbd

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1194155 51 03640476.mlg LOG FILE CLOSED
SCIENCE DATA LOGGING: science IS running
CONSCI REQUESTED (using IRIDIUM as console)
ASKING SCIENCE COMPUTER TO SWITCH TO COMMAND MODE via IRIDIUM
SWITCHING TO SCIENCE COMMAND MODE over IRIDIUM
Normal operation resumes when:
SciDos> QUIT -or-
Lose CD (unplug freewave/hangup iridium) -or-
run longer than U_SCI_CMD_MAX_CONSCI_TIME(3600)s
1194167 55 Neutering the Freewave Console
SCI: Implicitly limiting total transfer to 1800 secs, representing 180 KB total size
SCI: Enumerating and selecting files
SCI: NOTICE: file list truncated from 30 to 19 files due to implicit time limit
SCI: About to send 19 files
Prechecking is not necessary for this invocation
START
**B00000000000000
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Starting zModem transfer of 03640476.sbd to/from ru05 size is 3892
Total Bytes sent/received: 1024
Total Bytes sent/received: 2048
Total Bytes sent/received: 3072
Total Bytes sent/received: 3892
zModem transfer DONE for file 03640476.sbd
2012-08-13 20:43 GMT
dkaragon
deployment Changed SBD and TBD to better suit 1-2 yo's per segment. TBD sending back 2 full yos only of CTD data.
2012-08-13 20:07 GMT
dkaragon
2012-08-13 20:07 GMT
dkaragon
deployment Moved to 55 m box, ru 1, 8/12 am. Accidentally had 500 m watch circle so glider surfaced quite a bit Sunday night. Fixed watch circle and gave it official waypoints for 500 m box circling.

Turned AM file transfer script on.
2012-08-10 12:25 GMT
dkaragon
deployment new waypoints: 500 m box, clockwise
2012-08-09 18:29 GMT
dkaragon
deployment Fixed battpos yo: .4 D, -.38 C
2012-08-08 20:34 GMT
dkaragon
deployment Static -4 to 5 degrees of roll.
2012-08-08 19:30 GMT
dkaragon
configuration Travis loaner Aquadopp mounted on top.