Drs. Paul A. Newman and Leslie R. Lait

During January 2004, the Pre-AVE mission was staged from Houston and San Jose, Costa Rica using the NASA WB-57F. Dr. Newman and Dr. David Fahey of the NOAA Aeronomy Lab served as co-project scientists for the mission. Dr. Leslie R. Lait was involved in the Pre-AVE mission by providing both forecasts and flight planning tools for the operation of the NASA WB-57F.

Pre-AVE Photographic Archive

Last Updated: 2004-04-16
Author: Dr. Paul A. Newman (NASA/GSFC, Code 916) (

Web Curator: Dr. Leslie R. Lait (SSAI) (
Responsible NASA organization/official: Dr. Paul A. Newman, Atmospheric Chemistry and Dynamics Branch