The Dial RX receiver is used to acquire radar images from WSR-88D radar sites
via a commercial dial-up service or the Internet. It can also be used to receive
GOES satellite data, alphanumeric products, and DIFAX products.
The SAND function is used to display Satellite, NEXRAD (WSR-88D), and DIFAX
images. SAND gives the user the ability to manipulate and enhance these
The FOS Module is an applications module used to display and manipulate
A23. Briefing Support.
A24. The ASOS Data Manager.
A26. Message Text Format (MTF) Editor.
A27. Telecommunications Users Manual, NTP 3.
A28. NAVMETOCCOMINST 3140.1.
The electronic Distributed Plain Language Address Verification System (DPVS).
The "NARR/" set identifier is used in a GENADMIN message when two or more
references are listed in the message.
A31. Less than 10 years from the date of the message.
A32. Mission accomplishment and safety of life.
A33. PMSV radio is used to relay meteorological information between aircraft and
airfield weather offices.
A34. I have received your signal, understand it, and will comply.
A35. Wind TWO-FIVE-ZERO degrees, ONE-SEVEN knots.
A36. Never relay the ships name or position.
TESS is a modular, interactive, computer-based system which collects, processes,
analyzes, displays, and disseminates METOC data and products. It is primarily
installed aboard ships.
A38. Internet access.
The TESS-NC Unix-based workstation is used to access the Global Command and
Communications System-Maritime (GCCS-M) and tactical decision aids.