Overview paper published

The early online release of the SALTRACE overview paper is now available via the BAMS journal homepage.
Dec 2016

New publications

Check out recent SALTRACE publications on out Publications page.
Jul 2016

New publications

Check out recent SALTRACE publications on out Publications page.
Jul 2016


Session MF09 - Atmospheric Transport and Modification of Mineral Dust. See DUST2016 Website for details.
11 Mar 2016

4th SALTRACE Workshop

Our 4th workshop was be held at DLR (Oberpfaffenhofen) from Nov 30 to Dec 1, 2015.
1 Dec 2015

Special Issue

We are pleased to inform you that AMT and ACP have approved our proposal for a joint Inter-Journal Special Issue about SALTRACE. As of today, manuscripts can be submitted by using the online registration forms on the ACP and AMT websites. The SALTRACE Special Issue is open until 28 February 2017. 16 Feb 2015


Please note the session at the EGU General Assembly 2015 in Vienna Intercontinental transport of mineral dust across the Atlantic Ocean where various groups will present first data and results from SALTRACE.19 Jan 2015

3rd SALTRACE workshop

The 3rd SALTRACE data workshop was held on Feb 24 and 25, 2015 at the LMU in Munich. 25 Feb 2015

2nd SALTRACE workshop

Our second SALTRACE workshop was held in Leipzig from May 27 to 28th to exchange first results of the SALTRACE data analysis between the different groups. 30 May 2014

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Project partners

SALTRACE involves scientists from the Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research (Tropos) Leipzig, the Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR) Oberpfaffenhofen, the Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) Munich, the Technical University of Darmstadt (TU-D), the Max-Planck-Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M) Hamburg, the University of Valladolid (Spain), the Caribbean Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology, the Laboratoire inter-universitaire des systemes atmospheriques (France) and the University of Puerto Rico (USA). The speaker of the SALTRACE consortium is Albert Ansmann (Tropos). The coordinator and principal investigator of SALTRACE-Falcon is Bernadett Weinzierl (DLR/LMU).

The SALTRACE-Falcon field campaign will be linked with VolcATS, a DLR-internal project with 14 flight hours for the Falcon to study the volcanic ash impact on the air transport system.