Baltimore, MD –May 14, 2009. The Joseph Y Resnick Airport (N89) located in Ellenville, NY has just completed the installation of the Belfort AWOS AV system.
The Belfort AWOS AV is an automated weather system reporting FAA certified altimeter and FAA certified visibility with advisory winds, temperature and humidity. The real time weather report is available over the Unicom radio. The AWOS AV is approved for FAA Part 91 and FAA Part 135 IFR approaches and is specifically designed for General Aviation airports. B&H Taxilane Lighting Inc. was the prime contractor for the project with Passero Associates as the consulting firm.
“We are very pleased to have the AWOS AV operating at our airport, this according to Edward Jennings, supervisor for the Town of Wawarsing, NY, he continues, “With the installation of the Belfort AWOS AV the airport is increasing its commitment to aviation safety. Adding the weather reporting system expands the operational capabilities of our Airport”.
About Belfort Instrument Company:
Belfort is a leading provider of weather instruments to the government, professional meteorology and aviation markets. From wind sensors for the Wright Brothers to state-of-the-art weather instruments for the ASOS (Automated Surface Observation System) platform and all US Navy aircraft carriers, Belfort continues to set the “Standard of Measurement” for the industry. The Belfort Instrument Company celebrated its 125th year in business in 2001!