Weather forecasting

Aug 28, 2014 - 3:30 PM
In-flight observations assist other pilots, dispatchers and flight planners.
May 8, 2014 - 2:40 PM
Recommendations are based on NTSB accident investigations involving aircraft encountering weather conditions.
North Sea weather isn’t always stormy, but it’s usually windy. (Photo by thin
Sep 2, 2011 - 2:30 PM
Weather was not my best subject in flight school, though I readily accepted its importance for pilots.
Apr 30, 2010 - 6:13 AM
Honeywell won a $49 million contract to upgrade the National Weather Service’s ground-radar, wind-profiler network that will predict severe storms earlier
Feb 27, 2009 - 9:00 AM
Winter weather, freezing temperatures and snow, wind or thunderstorms can add significantly to a flight crew’s stress level.
Dec 30, 2008 - 10:28 AM
Without the ability to understand and accurately forecast weather, NextGen technology won’t amount to much.
Dec 30, 2008 - 5:32 AM
One of the first steps in developing the technology to automate the National Airspace System (NAS) is to coordinate and manage the data that is necessary f
Dec 30, 2008 - 5:30 AM
The focus of the NextGen Air Transportation System has largely been on the development of satellite-based navigation systems, trajectory-based operations a
May 29, 2008 - 10:22 AM
The National Convective Weather Forecast (NCWF), which combines National Weather Service (NWS) radar mosaics and cloud-to-ground lightning data into a <br
May 15, 2008 - 8:22 AM
Although the official <em>raison d’etre</em> for the Friends/Partners in Aviation Weather is to coordinate the needs of users and the ability of the Nation