Heber Valley Airport Takes Flight into Modernization with Mesotech AWOS IIIPT Installation

Heber Valley, Utah, February 2, 2024Heber Valley Airport has successfully completed the installation and commissioning of a cutting-edge Mesotech Airport Weather Advisor AWOS IIIPT. The new system ensures pilots receive critical weather data, enhancing safety and efficiency at the Airport. The installation and FAA commissioning was completed by Mesotech and Pro Electrical Contractors.

Pilots and aviation personnel now have access to accurate, up-to-the-minute weather conditions, enabling informed decision-making. Pilots, airport personel, and the public can access real time weather data directly from the new AWOS at KHCR.AWOS.LIVE 

AWOS IIIPT at Heber Valley Airport, Utah
Mesotech / Tyler Slavich

 Heber Valley Airport, nestled in the picturesque landscapes of Utah, stands as a crucial hub contributing significantly to the local community's economy. Serving as a gateway for both leisure and business travelers, the airport plays a pivotal role in fostering economic growth and tourism in the Heber Valley region. With its modern facilities and strategic location, Heber Valley Airport has become a vital asset, attracting aviation enthusiasts, tourists, and businesses alike. The Fixed Base Operator (FBO) at the airport, OK3 AIR further enhances its impact by providing top-notch services to pilots and passengers. OK3 AIR played a large role in procuring the upgraded AWOS. Their commitment to excellence in aviation services, including fueling, maintenance, and hospitality, not only elevates the overall airport experience but also strengthens the local economy. The synergy between Heber Valley Airport and OK3 AIR underscores the importance of aviation infrastructure in promoting community prosperity and connectivity. 

The Mesotech AWOS IIIPT is a pinnacle of innovation in weather observation systems, delivering real-time and precise meteorological data crucial for safe aviation operations. Equipped with high-precision sensors and sophisticated algorithms, the system provides comprehensive insights, including wind speed and direction, temperature, humidity, atmospheric pressure, and advanced precipitation tracking. 

Mesotech is proud to contribute to the overall safety of Heber Valley Airport's operations. Mesotech is known for their customer service and provides remote monitoring and maintenance, ensuring system functionality remains optimal. The system's capabilities significantly reduce the risk associated with weather-related incidents, ensuring optimal AWOS functionality providing a secure environment for all aviation stakeholders.  

Heber Valley Airport's decision to adopt the Mesotech AWOS IIIPT reflects their commitment to providing a cutting-edge and secure aviation environment. Mesotech’s team is excited to witness the positive impact this technology will have on the safety and success of operations at this vital airport. 


About Mesotech International, Inc. 

With over 30 years of experience, Mesotech International, Inc. is a leader in the design, manufacture, and installation of meteorological monitoring systems. Their flagship product, the Airport Weather Advisor®, is an FAA-certified, ICAO compliant, and USAF approved Automated Weather Observing System. Recognized as the Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year (Region IX) in 2014, Mesotech is a prime contractor for the US Air Force, offering system, engineering, and logistics support to over 200 military installations worldwide.