News from the fourth Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAPEx-4) field campaign, carried out in Yanco, NSW, Australia from 1-23 May 2015. This field experiment is part of the CalVal activities for the NASA SMAP mission, launched on January 31st, 2015.
Thursday, 30 April 2015
The air crew
Jeff Walker and Ying Gao ready to take off.
The air crew have tested and double tested everything, and all equipment is set to go. It is a lovely day for the ferry flight up to the study area.
Post by: Prof Jeffrey Walker, Monash University, Australia