Accession Number:

ADA175232

Title:

The Siting, Installation, and Operational Suitability of the Automated Weather Observing System (AWOS) at Heliports.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Feb 85-Apr 86,

Corporate Author:

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION TECHNICAL CENTER ATLANTIC CITY NJ

Report Date:

1986-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

66.0

Abstract:

An automated Weather Observing System AWOS was installed at the Federal Aviation Administration FAA Technical Centers Interim Concept Development Heliport. This was done in order to evaluate the siting, installation, and operational suitability of the AWOS at a heliport. The principal recommendations of this report have been incorporated in FAA Advisory Circular AC 1505220-16, Automated Weather Observing Systems AWOS for Non-Federal applications. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE