The Altus Cumulus Electrification Study (ACES)

Primary Image: 
The Altus plane in flight
Description: 

Aimed at better understanding the causes of an electrical storm's fury and its effects on our home planet, this study was a collaboration among the Marshall Center; the University of Alabama at Huntsville; NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Md.; Pennsylvania State University, University Park; and General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc., San Diego.

Images: 
Rich Blakeslee explains mission
ACES patch graphics
Funding Agency: 
Category : 
Historical
PI/Project Leads: