Acronyms


ACE

Aerosol Characterization Experiment

AEAP

Atmospheric Effects of Aviation Project

AESA

Atmospheric Effects of Stratospheric Aircraft project


BCA

Black carbon aerosol


CCN

Cloud condensation nuclei

CRC

Coordinating Research Council


FSC

Fuel sulfur content


GCM

General-circulation model

GIM

Global Interpretation and Modeling

GISS

Goddard Institute for Space Studies (NASA)

GLOBE

Global Backscatter Experiment

GMI

Global Modeling Initiative


IGAC

International Global Atmospheric Chemistry

IN

Ice nuclei

IPCC

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change


NASA

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NMHC

Non-methane hydrocarbon

NRC

National Research Council



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--> OASTT Office of Aeronautics and Space Transportation Technology OES Office of Earth Sciences (NASA) PAEAN Panel on Atmospheric Effects of Aviation PEM Pacific Exploratory Mission PSC Polar stratospheric cloud SASS Subsonic Assessment Project SONEX SASS Ozone and Nitrogen Oxide Experiment SUCCESS Subsonic Aircraft: Contrail and Cloud Effects Special Study STRAT Stratospheric Tracers of Atmospheric Transport TRACE Transport and Atmospheric Chemistry Near the Equator