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TRAINING FOR 18 MAR - 24 MAR: WXOBS Reports

 

DE AAM6TTX NR 76
R 171405Z MAR 2012
FM HAMENDE / AAM6TTX TX
TO ALL TEXAS ARMY MARS MEMBERS
INFO ZXX HARDIN / AAA6RD TX
GOSWICK / AAA6AR AR
ROSS / AAM6AR AR
SCOTT / AAA6LA LA
WULF / AAM6TLA LA
NORRIS / AAA6OK OK
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SUBJECT: TRAINING FOR 18-24 MAR 2012
1. THE WXOBS USMTF MESSAGE EXERCISE IS A NATIONAL ARMY MARS EXERCISE TO DEMONSTRATE OUR ABILITY TO TAKE A VERIFIABLE VOICE MESSAGE AND CONVERT IT TO WRITTEN TEXT IN A MACHINE READABLE FORMAT (USMTF). THIS IS NOT A RADIO ONLY DRILL.
2. WXOBS DATA CAN COME FROM THREE SOURCES:
A. ATIS - AM VHF RADIO
B. ASOS - TELEPHONE
C. LIVE CONVERSATION WITH A CERTIFIED WEATHER OBSERVER ( FAA OR NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ).
3. THERE ARE ERRORS IN THE ORIGINAL USMTF WEATHER OBSERVATION REPORT AND A REPLACEMENT IS DUE FROM HQ-MARS THIS COMING WEEK.
REMARKS: QUESTIONS CONCERNING THIS WEEKS TRAINING SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO TEXAS SMD, THOMPSON, AAA6TX.\
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Training Prepared By: Scott Hamende - AAM6TTX / AAR6DG