RECONCILE Campaign from January till March 2010 in Kiruna (Northern Sweden) Part 1

the day before Christmas: Container transportation to Kiruna
Arena Arctica: work place for 3 months
CRISTA-NF cooling: 3 days of waiting for -260 degrees
Black body calibration
Waiting for data
Arrival of the Geophysica
Ready for deployment
The Russian way of integration
almost ready for flight
Integration of the aircraft fairing ...
... with the friendly assistance from Wuppertal
leaving just the exhaust gas line
CRISTA-NF Team 2010
Polar Stratospheric Clouds (PSCs)
Polar Stratospheric Clouds (PSCs)