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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 431–455, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-431-2021
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 431–455, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-431-2021

Research article 14 Jan 2021

Research article | 14 Jan 2021

Aircraft vertical profiles during summertime regional and Saharan dust scenarios over the north-western Mediterranean basin: aerosol optical and physical properties

Jesús Yus-Díez et al.

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Here we describe the vertical profiles of extensive (scattering and absorption) and intensive (e.g. albedo and asymmetry parameter) aerosol optical properties from coupling ground-based measurements from two sites in north-eastern Spain and airborne measurements performed with an aircraft. We analyse different aerosol layers along the vertical profile for a regional pollution episode and a Saharan dust intrusion. The results show a change with height depending on the different measured layers.
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