Department of Commerce

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Weather Service (NWS) Aviation Weather Center (AWC)

Scope: Identifies existing or imminent weather to aircraft in flight and creates warnings for transmission to the aviation community. Originates operational forecast of weather conditions that will affect domestic and international aviation interest out to two days. Collaborates with universities, governmental research laboratories, FAA facilities, International Meteorological Watch offices, and other NWS components to maintain a leading edge in aviation meteorology hazards training, operations and forecast techniques development.

LST Support: LST provides Architecture Planning, Web Development, Software Applications Development, Database Management and Administration, Network Management, Information Security, Asset/Configuration Management, and 24×7 Help Desk and Hardware/Software support for critical Aviation Weather Systems. Current support includes: Aviation Digital Data Service (ADDS), Aviation Meteorological Documentation, International Flight Folder Documentation Program (IFFDP) and NextGen Aviation Weather Testbed.

LST is a small business providing high-quality information technology, telecommunications, engineering, and program management services to the federal government. For more information, call 703.205.9146.