Aircraft Reconnaissance
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AF309 Mission #01 into INVEST
Type: Low-level Reconnaissance  |  Status: In Storm

As of 18:20 UTC Sep 01, 2014:
Aircraft Position: 20.50°N 92.48°W
Bearing: 270° at 225 kt
Altitude: 283 gpm
Peak 10-second Wind: 8 kt at 167°
Extrapolated Sea-level Pressure: 1009.1 mb


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