WGN-TV’s WeatherBug camera now live at Lewis University

Posted on September 6th, 2014 by

WGN-TV has located one of its WeatherBug cameras on Lewis University’s main campus in Romeoville, Ill. The camera’s high power lens shows weather conditions on the campus and can be focused to provide views of conditions at the Lewis University... Continue Reading →

FAA offers new weather reporting tool for pilots

Posted on September 1st, 2014 by

The FAA is encouraging the use of a new tool for electronic submission of pilot weather reports (PIREPs). The tool is located on the National Weather Service’s (NWS’s) Aviation Weather Center (AWC) Aviation Digital Data Service (ADDS) website, and lets pilot enter... Continue Reading →

Lockheed Martin adds inflight electronic PIREP capabilities

Posted on July 22nd, 2014 by

Lockheed Martin Flight Services has launched its 9.1 release, which includes several enhancements, including inflight electronic PIREP submission. Continue Reading →

FAA and GA community launch weather safety campaign

Posted on May 1st, 2014 by

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The FAA and general aviation groups will launch an eight-month national safety campaign titled, “Got Weather? #GotWx,” to help general aviation pilots prepare for potential weather challenges they may encounter during the 2014 flying season. FAA Administrator... Continue Reading →