In the discourse on AWSs
, critical functions are related to the weapon itself, and mostly are described as those that require human control in their execution, owing to their importance for targeting (i.e., their causal relationship to kinetic effects, and thus to potential death and destruction).
According to an IESCO spokesman, the power supply of following feeders/grid stations would remain suspended on Monday as under: From 9 am to 2 pm: Bagh Sardaran, Said Pur Road, New Malpur, RawalpindiIII feeders; From 8 am to 12 noon: Katchery, Jada Ajmal Shaheed, Gul Afshan, Zubair Shaheed, Civil Line, Akram Shaheed, Ashraf Shaheed, Puran, Kala Base, Hamlet, Gaddari,Bagwal, Sanghoi, Nathwala, Safdar S, Bewal, Capp: AWSS
, Samote, Kountrilla, Chappar Sharif, Main Bazar, Karyala, Behkri, Maingen, Kallar Kahar, Dhoda, Raman, Daultala, Malikwal, Dhok Pathan, Daroot, Dhurnal, Kot Choudrian, Rawal, Maj.
(For the sake of minimizing annoying acronyms, we'll ignore the newest Automated Weather Sensors Systems, AWSS
, which is just AWOS with improved sensor technology.) As a general rule, most AWOS units are installed at airports that never benefitted from human weather observers and are typically funded through non-federal sources such as state and municipal resources.