The IES Meteorological Switch provides the specific functions to
collect, validate, store, and forward meteorological data and
process information for aviation and non-aviation purposes (WMO and
AFTN message types).
The IES-SWITCH handles both WMO formatted and ICAO formatted
messages for the exchange of processed information.
It is WMO SWITCH
The system supports file exchange using (a) TCP/IP over LAN and
WAN, (b) X25 (c) fax and (d) telex
Supports data in:
SIGWX chart in T4 format
Alphanumerical format (SYNOPS, METARS, TAF, SIGMETS, etc…)
Other weather related products such as Satellite and Radar
imageries, lightning, etc
Well proven Ultima technology which handles the processing of
alphanumeric data very efficiently.
It also provides Database capability, bulletin
construction from reports and decoding of reports.
It provides interface with international systems such as
GTS, AFTN, etc.
Completely Web-based interface for system management,
configuration and monitoring.
The system is designed in such a flexible and modular manner
that additional functionality, if required, could be easily
Meteorological Message Switching System