ARSF Ethiopia Deployment Announcement of Opportunity

Posted on May 5, 2010 (Last modified on October 19, 2023) • 1 min read • 192 words
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A deployment of the NERC Airborne Research and Survey Facility to Ethiopia is planned for January 2008. The deployment will be undertaken primarily in support of a NERC Consortium Grant, based in northern Ethiopia, but there is potential for support of other projects in Ethiopia generally. Closing data for applications: 2nd July 2007.

Researchers wishing to make use of ARSF services are invited to submit by Monday 2 July 2007:

  1. Detailed proposals, including a supporting scientific case, to be received at Swindon Office; and

  2. Preliminary Risk Assessments for the ground-based element of the project.

Please note that the latest application form and guidance notes must be used. Eligibility information and application forms are available via

The ARSF Steering Committee will review the applications using standard NERC criteria: successful applicants will be notified in early September 2007 of their inclusion in the flying campaign.

The ARSF will undertake data acquisition, processing of and spectral/lidar data free of charge. It will be the responsibility of the Applicant to ensure that they have sufficient resources available to support the ground-based work and data analysis.

For  further information please see the ARSF Announcement of Opportunity

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