Saturday, October 14, 2017

‘Aviation Met system’ launched at INS Dega Naval Air Station in Vizag

Visakhapatnam: Integrated Automatic Aviation Meteorological System (IAAMS) was inaugurated at INS Dega, the Naval Air Station by Vice Admiral HCS Bisht, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Naval Command (ENC) here on Thursday.

The system is equipped with state-of-the-art Meteorological Sensors including Radar Vertical Wind Profiler, Transmissometer, Ceilometer and Automatic Weather Observation System.

The inauguration ceremony was attended by flag officers and personnel of the ENC.

The IAAMS undertakes automatic and continuous recording of important weather parameters that are vital for accurate weather forecasting.

It also has an inbuilt alarm feature to indicate abnormal change in weather that may affect safe flying operations.
14/10/17 TelanganaToday