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Number / Title: 16-016:  Alaska Terminal Forecast Guidance (ATFG) Product


Addresses formal request from FAA to support remote airports in AK for which TAFs are not being produced. Note: solution to indicate this is guidance and not a TAF.

Originator: Michael Graf for FAA Office: FAA Request  
Submitter: William Bauman Office: W/AFS24
Analyst: Carlos Diaz Date Entered: 2016-05-06
Primary SPT: Aviation Team Lead: W. Bauman
All Teams Reviewing: Aviation
Status: Implemented / Operational Submitter Priority: Moderate

Decision / Status information
Tier   Date Disposition / Status
Tier 1 - Designated Submitter 2016-05-06 Approved
Tier 2 - Service Program Team Review2016-06-24 Approved by SPT
Tier 3 - AFS Director Review 2016-07-27 Approved by AFS
Tier 3 Notes:  Approved by AFS, to be scheduled for MDC, include risk discussion.
Tier 4 - MDC Validation 2016-09-07 Validated by MDC
Tier 4 Notes:  Validated via email review.
Exec Council Validation (If Transformational)  

PIC related details
Date Disposition / Status : Initial meeting
2017-02-03 Development in Process, planned for AWIPS Build 18.1.1
PIC Notes:
Portfolio/Dev. org and Development Status:  
Date Disposition / Status : Latest meeting (if addressed more than once)
PIC Notes:

Available Documents
Document Type Document Link
Mission Need or Requirement Request 16-016_Request_AlaskaTAF_Product_v2.docx
Validation Decision Information Document 16-016_VDI_SignedByAFS.pdf
Investment Justification
Products Catalog Link (Experimental or approved Operational)