Aviation Meteorological Center
The aviation meteorological center includes aerodrome meteorological stations with a synoptic part in Dushanbe and a branch in Khujand (AMSC), observation teams at international airports and observers at domestic airfields of the country. Weather station facility in Khujand has the longest history in Tajikistan: it was organized back in 1866.
Aviation meteorological authorities perform the following functions:
provide production of regular (at fixed intervals), and special observations of weather conditions on the ground with the use of technical means of measurement and visually;
Make aviation forecasts for aerodromes of the RT, on the basis of the received, processed and analyzed aero synoptic material;
Issue warnings about weather phenomena that could adversely affect aircraft on land and in the air;
exchange of meteorological information with other meteorological offices;
Conduct consultations of flight crew members, prepare and provide flight crews with flight meteorological documentation, and provide other aviation users with meteorological information as well;
Study the climatic conditions of the underserved flight areas.