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New system lets AAFB track real time weather

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by Sabrina Salas Matanane

Guam - Lockheed Martin has completed the installation of an antenna at Andersen Air Force Base that will allow the military to receive real time weather information for operational use. Five other installations across the globe are receiving this antenna as part of an Air Force program. Others will be installed in Kuwait and Hawaii by October.

According to Lockheed Martin officials, the antenna allows the Air Force Weather Agency, its users and joint services to receive and exploit enhanced data to support tactical and national missions.

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