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Collaborative Research: Antarctic Automatic Weather Station Program 2013-2017
Entry ID: USAP-1245737

Abstract: The Antarctic Automatic Weather Station (AAWS) network, first commenced in 1978, is the most extensive ground meteorological network in the Antarctic, approaching its 30th year at several of its installations. Its prime focus as a long term observational record is to measure the near surface weather and climatology of the Antarctic atmosphere. AWS sites measure air-temperature, pressure, wind ... View entire text
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Description: NSF Award Abstract.

Description: SUMO unmanned aerial system (UAS) atmospheric data
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.52   S: -79.0   E: 170.65   W: 161.71

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2013-04-15
Stop Date: 2016-03-31
Data Set Progress
Data Center
United States Antarctic Program Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Email: info at
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Email: john.cassano at
Contact Address:
University of Colorado at Boulder
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12