BALTIMORE, MD. – Belfort Instrument Company, one of the country’s oldest meteorological sensor and meteorological system manufactures, has installed its Automated Weather Observation System (AWOS AV) at their helipad in New Jersey.
The AWOS AV provides real-time wind speed, wind direction, temperature, relative humidity, dew point, altimeter, visibility and cloud height on a graphical display, over a VHF frequency, and on the Internet.
Our new client is an American multinational, pharmaceutical, medical devices and consumer packaged goods manufacturer founded in 1886, one year earlier than Belfort instrument was founded (1887). The corporation includes some 250 subsidiary companies with operations in over 57 countries and products sold in over 175 countries.
Our client installed the Belfort AWOS AV to ensure continuing safe flight operations for its transportation section, this according to Ralph F. Petragnani, Vice President , Sales & Marketing for Belfort, “ He continues, “ It is gratifying to have a long established Fortune 500 Company select and install the Belfort AWOS”
Belfort Instrument Company has been a leading provider of weather instruments to government, professional meteorology and aviation markets for over 130 years.