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Small UAS in flight
August 5, 2017
Type: Media: Image

A team of researchers launches a small unmanned aircraft system.

Type: Media: Document

This policy provides guidance specific to the operation and management of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) where differences may exist from the utilization and management of manned aircraft.

Type: Media: Document

NOAA Unmanned Aircraft Systems Handbook (June 2017)

NOAA's Gulfstream IV-SP jet on the ramp in Lakeland, Florida
June 2, 2017
Type: Media: Image

NOAA's Gulfstream IV-SP and a NOAA DHC-6 Twin Otter on the ramp at the new NOAA Aircraft Operations Center facility in Lakeland, Florida.

NOAA's Gulfstream IV-SP jet on the ramp in Lakeland, Florida
June 2, 2017
Type: Media: Article

State-of-the-art facility in Lakeland ensures NOAA’s Aircraft Operations Center will continue to provide high-quality data about our environment, including severe weather.

NOAA Meteorologist and Flight Director Jessica Williams aboard NOAA Lockheed WP-3D Orion N43RF during a flight into a hurricane
March 21, 2017
Type: Media: Article

Meet Jessica Williams and discover her journey from a young weather enthusiast to a NOAA meteorologist, flight director and hurricane hunter!

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