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Proposed amendments to the WMO Technical Regulations

by Andrea Henderson -

The Second Session of the WMO Services Commission (SERCOM-2, 17 to 21 October 2022) will consider a proposed amendment to the Technical Regulations (WMO-No. 49), Volume I, General Meteorological Standards and Recommended Practices and an update to the Compendium of WMO Competency Frameworks (WMO-No. 1209) addressing the qualification and competency requirements for aeronautical meteorological personnel (AMP).

A comprehensive communications package on the proposed amendment and update, including downloadable information sheets and frequently asked questions (FAQs), is AVAILABLE HERE

A side-event (in-person only) on this important topic will also be held during the SERCOM-2 session. Information will be available on the SERCOM-2 website in due course.

Please contact the WMO Secretariat, Services for Aviation Division, if you have any questions (email:

HAVE YOUR SAY - you can provide feedback and share your thoughts on the proposed amendments in the discussion forums available here.

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