ERT News: 2019

Five ERT Staff Presenting, Chairing Sessions at This Week’s AMS Conference

January 7, 2019

Rocky Bilotta, Michael Kruk, Chunying Liu, and Valerie Toner are presenting their work at the American Meteorological Society’s Annual Meeting being held this week at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Nazila Merati organized a Town Hall and is co-chairing three sessions.

Bilotta, Kruk, Liu, and Toner support ERT contracts at NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information in Asheville, North Carolina. Merati supports NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Service Office of Science and Technology in Silver Spring, Maryland.

ERT Selected for Air Force Research Laboratory Contract

January 3, 2019

ERT today announced the award of a Space Environment Sensor Data Management and Analysis contract by the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory, Space Vehicles Directorate, Battlespace Environment Division (AFRL/RVB).Under this four-year contract, ERT will support the U.S. Air Force’s next-generation weather system, helping to both improve space environment specification, forecast, mitigation, and exploitation, and to deliver actionable information to operational units.