WEFAXWeather Facsimile
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A commercially available system (Nippon Hakuyo GMSP-W) consisting of a parabolic antenna, a down-converter, and a personal computer was used to receive images in WEFAX format (Conway & The Maryland Space Grant Consortium, 1997) from a Japanese geostationary satellite.
The SafetyNet InTouch system marries proven remote weather reporting technology with ship-board short-wave imaging, also known as WEFAX, to offer a solution for remote emergency communications.