Articles | Volume 14, issue 1
Research article
15 Jan 2021
Research article |  | 15 Jan 2021

Evaluation of single-footprint AIRS CH4 profile retrieval uncertainties using aircraft profile measurements

Susan S. Kulawik, John R. Worden, Vivienne H. Payne, Dejian Fu, Steven C. Wofsy, Kathryn McKain, Colm Sweeney, Bruce C. Daube Jr., Alan Lipton, Igor Polonsky, Yuguang He, Karen E. Cady-Pereira, Edward J. Dlugokencky, Daniel J. Jacob, and Yi Yin


Interactive discussion

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AR: Author's response | RR: Referee report | ED: Editor decision
AR by Susan Kulawik on behalf of the Authors (15 Oct 2020)  Author's response    Manuscript
ED: Referee Nomination & Report Request started (15 Oct 2020) by Frank Keppler
RR by Anonymous Referee #1 (31 Oct 2020)
ED: Publish subject to technical corrections (01 Nov 2020) by Frank Keppler
AR by Susan Kulawik on behalf of the Authors (11 Nov 2020)  Author's response    Manuscript

Post-review adjustments

AA: Author's adjustment | EA: Editor approval
AA by Susan Kulawik on behalf of the Authors (11 Jan 2021)   Author's adjustment   Manuscript
EA: Adjustments approved (11 Jan 2021) by Frank Keppler
Short summary
This paper shows comparisons of a new single-footprint methane product from the AIRS satellite to aircraft-based observations. We show that this AIRS methane product provides useful information to study seasonal and global methane trends of this important greenhouse gas.