Deadline for a NERC call for applications on "Alternative Hydrocarbons" (shale gas) November 3rd for declarations of intention to submit, November 30th for applications.

Details at http://www.nerc.ac.uk/research/funded/programmes/unconventional-hydrocarbons/news/ao-unconventional/

Notes from October 4th Town Hall Meeting at http://www.nerc.ac.uk/research/funded/programmes/unconventional-hydrocarbons/news/town-meeting/

PI s considering using the FAAM aircraft in an application, please contact FAAM ops as soon as possible to arrange for completion of a FAAM Form 1.