Belfort Instrument Company, a manufacturer of meteorological sensor and systems, has installed its DigiWxTM Automated Weather Observation System (AWOS) at the Providencialaies International Airport (PLS), Turks and Caicos Islands, BWI.
The AWOS AV provides real-time wind speed, wind direction, temperature, relative humidity, dew point and altimeter setting on a graphical display and on the Internet. www.digiwx-provo.com
Providenciales International Airport (IATA: PLS, ) on the island of Providenciales is the main international airport serving the Turks and Caicos Islands, an overseas territory of the United Kingdom. It is operated by Turks & Caicos Islands Airports Authority.
Providenciales International Airport replaced the existing, obsolete weather reporting station with the Belfort DigiWxtm AWOS to ensure continuing safe flight operations for this vacation destination. Ralph F. Petragnani, Vice President , Sales & Marketing for Belfort, said they are pleased that Turks & Caicos Islands Airports Authority selected the Belfort AWOS for this important airport.