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    Aircraft Octant Optimal Bubble Size
    From: Greg Rudzinski
    Date: 2013 Mar 5, 08:37 -0800

    Taken this morning were three sets of ten Sun observations using an A-7 bubble octant using 1.5, 2.5, and 4.5 solar diameter bubbles.

    1.5 Solar Diameters

    Intercepts
    4.3' away
    6.8'
    3.7'
    2.7'
    4.4'
    3.9'
    2.1'
    2.9'
    3.8'
    5.6'

    2.5 Solar Diameters
    intercepts
    2.1' away
    3.1'
    3.0'
    3.8'
    0.9'
    2.6'
    2.0'
    3.3'
    2.2'
    2.4'

    4.5 Solar Diameters
    intercepts
    4.3' away
    3.1'
    3.6'
    2.3'
    3.6'
    3.6'
    7.5'
    3.7'
    7.6'
    5.7'

    Looks like there is an away bias of about 3' and the 2.5 Solar Diameter is the most consistent bubble size. Comments ?

    Greg Rudzinski

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