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Weather Communications Facility

NSSDCA ID: 1981-076A-03

Mission Name: GMS 2
Principal Investigator:


The GMS 2 included a communications facility. The objectives of this equipment were (1) to collect and relay weather observations from remote stations, including buoys, ships, and aircraft, and (2) to transmit weather information and analyses from the central weather facility to other weather stations.

Alternate Names

  • GMS2/WeatherCommunicationsFacility


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    NameRoleOriginal AffiliationE-mail
    Principal InvestigatorJapanese Meteorological Agency
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