C-130 goes through morning preparations prior to a day of science flights.
Prepping the C-130

The Wallops C-130 aircraft is at the top of the world. The aircraft is based in Thule, Greenland in support of the Operation IceBridge mission. At dawn, prior to a science flight, the C-130 is fueled and warmed up for the day ahead. Credit: NASA

You can follow the flights real-time on NASA's Airborne Science Program Asset Tracker. If the C-130 does not appear under "Flight Paths", click on 'Add a flight path' and use the Select an Aircraft drop-down to select the C-130 and click "Add Latest" button.


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