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Coastal Environmental Systems AWOS receives China CAAC Certification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

SEATTLE – August 8, 2017 – Coastal Environmental Systems, a Campbell Scientific Company, is pleased to announce that after thorough testing, we have obtained certification of our Coastal Automated Weather Observing System (AWOS) from the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC).

Coastal’s sophisticated AWOS provides meteorological observers, forecasters, airport personnel and pilots with continuous weather monitoring information specific to real-time airport weather conditions.

Obtaining China CAAC Certification is a significant milestone for Coastal Environmental Systems. This certification enables us to provide our AWOS in China’s fast growing aviation market. We’re extremely pleased to receive this product recognition and distinction from the CAAC and we look forward to serving new AWOS customers in the China aviation market.

Coastal AWOS features web-based Aviation INTERCEPT® software, with user customized displays, report generation functionality, display of all the meteorological data, including Runway Visual Range (RVR), data outputs for ATIS, AFTN, PSTN, maintenance functionality, and a customizable XML data feed for integration into third-party systems. All Coastal aviation systems are compliant with ICAO/WMO/FMH-1 reporting standards.

About Coastal Environmental Systems:

Coastal Environmental Systems is a leading global provider of professional-grade weather monitoring systems that are deployed in the harshest environments and used in the most demanding applications. Coastal products serve a variety of business segments including aviation, emergency response, industrial, marine, rail, military, and scientific research.

Coastal Environmental Systems is located in Seattle, Washington, and is wholly-owned by Campbell Scientific, Inc., a leading global designer and manufacturer of the highest quality environmental and industrial measurement and control systems used worldwide in a variety of applications related to weather, water, energy, gas flux and turbulence, infrastructure, and soil. Campbell Scientific, Inc. is headquartered in Logan, Utah.

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For more information, contact:

Kevin North, Vice President, Sales & Marketing
Coastal Environmental Systems

+1 (206.315.4900)