Securing the Airspace with Lufft Ceilometers

Since the early days of aviation, clouds stand in the way between mankind and the sky. Today, to secure airspace and guarantee a safe flight, airports rely on meteorological instruments called ceilometers. In a recent article for the distinguished review Meteorology Technology International, our application expert Holger Wille and I explained what kind of instrument that is and how it works. 

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Several Lufft Ceilometers Keep Sky Over India in View

The Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology uses the Lufft CHM 15k Ceilometer for several research studies.

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The Lufft year in figures

An eventful year is coming to an end. For this reason we dedicate the last blog post of the year to our highlights in 2018.

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Why is Big Data becoming increasingly important?

The evaluation of large amounts of data plays an increasingly important role in climate monitoring. In many areas of our daily life numerous data on environmental factors have to be measured and evaluated accordingly. Modern big data systems are increasingly being used to ensure that this process can be completed within a manageable time period. But what exactly are the advantages of Big Data and what must be considered when implementing them?

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