The power of words

A wrong word can destroy friendships, or as in our case, force a change of plans for our IOP5. When calling in at 5 this morning to deactivate the Danger Zone “Hailuoto West”, we are flying in, I used the phrase “….we are done for the day…” instead of ” …. we are done for the night….”. Therefore Read More …

Beauty and Beast

Frost, ice and riming transform trees, brushes and grass into beautiful pieces of art. But as soon as it forms on our aircraft and sensors, this beauty rapidly fades away. Keeping the windows of lidar and LICOR, and the inlets of our aspirated temperature sensors ice free is therefore a continuos struggle.