the design of electronic equipment for meteorological communications

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  • 1 Fleet Numerical Weather Facility , Monterey, Calif.
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Specially built equipments for high-speed transmission of weather charts and data by land-line and radio are described. Included are computer to plotter, computer to computer, and magnetic tape to magnetic tape systems, all built by Fleet Numerical Weather Facility. Monterey, at a fraction of the cost of comparable commercial gear. The integration of these units into a modern system is illustrated, and some results from experience with the Fleet Weather Central, Honolulu, to Monterey to Fleet Weather Central, Suitland, link are listed.

1 Any opinions expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Navy Department at large.

Specially built equipments for high-speed transmission of weather charts and data by land-line and radio are described. Included are computer to plotter, computer to computer, and magnetic tape to magnetic tape systems, all built by Fleet Numerical Weather Facility. Monterey, at a fraction of the cost of comparable commercial gear. The integration of these units into a modern system is illustrated, and some results from experience with the Fleet Weather Central, Honolulu, to Monterey to Fleet Weather Central, Suitland, link are listed.

1 Any opinions expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Navy Department at large.

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