Daily Flight Test Log

Day 19 - 20 October 2020


 The airborne campaign is coming to an end and no flight over a power plant has been performed so far.

Day 12 - 18 October 2020


Several daily meetings are organised during the first half of the week so that the team is ready to resume flights as soon as the motor issue will be solved.

Day 5 - 11 October 2020


The first half of the week was dedicated to define the contents of the Test flight in order to validate functional tests of both NanoCarb and SPEXairborne instruments in real flight condi

First science flight


After being delayed by a faulty element onboard the test aircraft, we were finally able to start our flight test campaign on Fr

29 September - 2 October 2020


The SPEXairborne team (SRON) arrives at Toulouse-Francazal on Sunday the 27th of September and the integration of the SPEXairbo

21 - 25 September 2020


The NanoCarb team (UGA and ONERA) arrives at Toulouse-Francazal on Monday the 21st of September for the final preparation of the instrument and the integration of the NanoCarb proto