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Terms of Reference for the Commission for Aeronautical Meteorology

(as approved by Cg-XVI, May-June 2011)

The terms of reference of the Commission for Aeronautical Meteorology shall be:

A.

To assist Members in improving delivery of aeronautical meteorological observations and forecast services, and in applying quality standards in line with the requirements of aviation users;

B.

To coordinate development and implementation of aeronautical meteorological services in support of safe and efficient Air Traffic Management, in collaboration with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO);

C.

To assist Members in developing and promoting aeronautical meteorological related climate services in collaboration with the other WMO constituent bodies;

D.

To enhance the capabilities of Members in the provision of aeronautical meteorological warning services to reduce the impacts of hazardous weather on aviation users;

E.

To provide the best available guidance, resource material and coordination for aeronautical meteorological education and training to Members in cooperation with the regional associations, ICAO regional groups and the Education and Training Office of the WMO Secretariat, particularly for developing and least developed countries;

F.

To develop and implement, in coordination with regional associations, pilot projects to demonstrate and share best practices for capacity building of Members in the provision of aeronautical meteorological services and to promote regional cooperation for technology transfer to developing and least developed countries;

G.

To develop guidance material for Members to enhance their management of aviationweather service provision in cooperation with regional associations;

H.

To review existing and emerging user requirements, in cooperation with regional associations, and to develop and update associated regulatory documentation and effective cost recovery mechanisms related to the provision of aeronautical meteorological services in collaboration with the International Civil Aviation Organization.

 

 

 
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