NASA research pilots Gregory Slover (left) and Bill Brockett flew a converted jetliner Monday to gather storm data. Scientists spent the last several weeks over Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Texas studying nighttime storms.
NASA research pilots Gregory Slover (left) and Bill Brockett flew a converted jetliner Monday to gather storm data. Scientists spent the last several weeks over Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Texas studying nighttime storms. Allison Long along@kcstar.com
NASA research pilots Gregory Slover (left) and Bill Brockett flew a converted jetliner Monday to gather storm data. Scientists spent the last several weeks over Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Texas studying nighttime storms. Allison Long along@kcstar.com

Scientists fly the Kansas sky to study enormous, and often ferocious, nighttime storms

July 18, 2015 10:47 AM