The German Aerospace Center (DLR) operates the largest civilian fleet of research aircraft and helicopters in Europe. The aircraft are stationed at DLR’s sites in Braunschweig and Oberpfaffenhofen.
The Falcon takes off on its missionThe Falcon flights help to better analyse the currently largely clean atmosphere, which is only slightly polluted with emissions from industry and transport, including aviation. This gives researchers a unique opportunity to better understand the effects of increased emissions prior to the Coronavirus lockdown.
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