TITLE

STORM CHASERS

PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;10/24/2003, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the Hurricane Hunters, specially trained members of the U.S. Air Force Reserve whose job is to fly airplanes into hurricanes. Overview of how the Hurricane Hunters journey into a storm; Device used by the crew in measuring sea-level pressure; Description of Hurricane Isabel which hit the East Coast in September 2003. INSET: Hurricane Planes.
ACCESSION #
11097038

 

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