Mobile Environmental Teams (MET) and Meteorological Mobile Facility
The main module.
The purpose of the communications module is to receive alphanumeric weather
data and facsimile broadcast data via HF receiver, or satellite broadcast via
shipboard communication facilities.
APT (polar-orbiting) and WEFAX (geostationary) imagery.
AUTODIN and the Fleet Environmental Broadcast are relayed to ships via SHF
satellite as part of the Fleet Multi-channel Broadcast (FMCB).
NEMEOC Rota, Spain.
Selected AWN data, classified ship observations, and MET-Assist messages.
A48. U.S. Air Force.
HF broadcasts from NAVMETOC regional centers are primarily used as a backup
source for meteorological data aboard ship when routine fleet communications
are not available.
Worldwide Marine Radiofacsimile Broadcast Schedules.
A52. TR4 minifax.
Insert the patch cord into the receiver first.
A54. R-1051/URR and the R-2368/URR.
A55. An "X" pattern.
The Teletype Corporation Model 28 and the Naval Standard Teleprinter (NST).