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Volcanic Ash Advisory Centers (VAACs)
Entry ID: VAACS

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Summary
Abstract: The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and other Aviation
concerns recognized the need to keep aviators informed of volcanic hazards. To
that end, nine Volcanic Ash Advisory Centers were created. These centers are
tasked with monitoring Volcanic Ash plumes with in their assigned airspace.

Each VAAC is responsible for providing Volcanic Ash Advisories (VAA)
whenever an volcanic event ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: This URL provides links to all nine of the VAACs, information
on geographical areas of responsibility, and additional resources.
Service Keywords
REFERENCE AND INFORMATION SERVICES >SUBSCRIPTION SERVICES Parameter Definition
ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORIES >GEOLOGICAL ADVISORIES >VOLCANIC ACTIVITY Parameter Definition

Platform
SATELLITES Ancillary Description
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Please cite data sources.
Ancillary Keywords
ADVISORIES
FAA
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Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Online (HTTP)
Distribution_Format: HTML
Fees: None
Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date:
SERF Last Revision Date: 2007-11-19
Future SERF Review Date: 2002-10-30
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