Cycle 8 Flight Plans

Flight schedules are subject to change. To track SOFIA’s flights in real time, search our tail number ‘N747NA’ on a flight tracking website.

Cycle 8 Flight Series
Series ID Instrument Flight Date Flights Location
OC8B FIFI-LS Mon, Aug 17, 2020 to Fri, Sep 11, 2020 12 Palmdale
OC8E HAWC+ Tue, Sep 8, 2020 to Wed, Sep 23, 2020 11 Palmdale
OC8H GREAT Tue, Feb 9, 2021 to Fri, Mar 12, 2021 20 Cologne
OC8I FORCAST Thu, Mar 25, 2021 to Thu, Apr 8, 2021 10 Palmdale
OC8J FIFI-LS Mon, Apr 12, 2021 to Fri, Apr 23, 2021 8 Palmdale
OC8K HAWC+ Mon, Apr 26, 2021 to Thu, May 6, 2021 8 Palmdale
OC8L GREAT Tue, May 11, 2021 to Thu, May 27, 2021 12 Palmdale
OC8M FIFI-LS Tue, Jun 1, 2021 to Fri, Jun 11, 2021 8 Palmdale
OC8N EXES Mon, Jun 14, 2021 to Fri, Jun 25, 2021 8 Palmdale
OC8O FORCAST Mon, Jun 28, 2021 to Fri, Jul 2, 2021 4 Palmdale