The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Aircraft Operations Center (AOC) Aircraft Operations Manual provides guidance to AOC personnel for the execution of their flight duties. It contains information and instructions on the manner in which manned and unmanned AOC flight operations shall be conducted.
Uncrewed Aircraft Systems (UAS)
NOAA’s Aircraft Operations Center (AOC) UAS Section provides policy input, oversight, and guidance for all of NOAA’s UAS operations. The UAS Section of AOC is staffed by a team of aviation...
NOAA's Gulfstream Turbo (Jet Prop) Commander is a high-wing, twin-engine turboprop that is suitable for a variety of missions. The aircraft plays a vital role in collecting data vital to flooding forecasts and water resource...
NOAA’s two Beechcraft King Air 350 CERs are versatile, twin-engine, extended-range turboprop aircraft. They primarily support coastal mapping, snow and soil moisture surveys, and emergency response missions.