Meteorological Authority - Approvals

Aviation Meteorological Reporting Services

The following organisations have authorisation under Civil Aviation Regulations 1988, regulation 120 (CAR120) to provide aviation meteorological reporting services. Under the Commonwealth Met Act 1955, the Bureau of Meteorology is an authorised provider
of aviation meteorological reporting services.

Organisation Authorisation Airport
Australia Pacific Airports (Melbourne) Pty Ltd Making runway visual range (RVR) reports Melbourne RVR (YMML)
Sydney Airport Corporation Limited Making runway visual range (RVR) reports Sydney RVR (YSSY)
Vaisala Pty Ltd

Supply, installation, maintenance and monitoring of
automatic weather stations (AWS) systems

Boolgeeda (YBGD)
Chinchilla (YCCA)
Christmas Creek (YCHK)
DeGrussa (YDGU)
Fortescue Dave Forrest (YFDF)
Merredin (YMDN)
Solomon Airport (YSOL)
Tropicana (YTRA)
Wellcamp (YBWW)
West Angelas (YANG)

Vaisala Pty Ltd Supply, installation, maintenance and monitoring of Runway Visual Range (RVR) systems and making of RVR measurements Canberra (YSCB)
Perth (YPPH)
Telvent Australia Pty Ltd Supply, installation, maintenance and monitoring of automatic weather stations (AWS) Lombadina (YLBD)
Coondewanna (YCWA)
Barimunya (YBRY)
Mt Keith (YMNE)
BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pty Ltd Operation of automatic weather stations (AWS) Coondewanna (YCWA)
Barimunya (YBRY)
BHP Billiton Nickel West Pty Ltd Operation of automatic weather stations (AWS) Mt Keith (YMNE)
RPS Australia West Operation of automatic weather stations (AWS) Liberdade (LBDD)
Bayu Undan (YBYU)

For information on the authorisation process please refer to Publications.