Re: METAR/TAF training materials

From:         "Peter Mchugh" <PMCHUGH@mail.hq.faa.gov>
Date:         29 Jul 96 02:29:34 
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     The 8 page pocket guide referenced below is available at the FAA,
     Office of System Safety home page....please download it from that site
     rather than calling for distribution.

     Thanks


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Subject: METAR/TAF training materials

>From July 1st, US civil aviation sources converted surface
 observations and terminal forecasts to  the ICAO METAR
 and TAF formats which  other ICAO signatories have
 been using for some time.

The FAA has produced an 8-page pocket guide as
pub num FAA/ASY-20 96/001
You can call 202-267-7770 or FAX 202-366-7083 for a copy.

The FAA homepage has a pointer to the Nat Weather Service
METAR/TAF info on its  homepage:
http://www.faa.gov/osite.htm#weather

The NWS homepage has useful pointers to other FAA
 resources on its homepage:
http://www.nws.noaa.gov/oso/oso1/oso12/metar.htm

ref:USAF unclassified briefing materials.

brian
Altus OK