Radiosonde Operator (942) Enlisted Personnel

Performs all technical work in making radiosonde observations at radiosonde sections. Makes soundings with a radiosonde. Operates ground set and obtains proper recorder record. Prepares adiabatic charts. Evaluates radiosonde observations. Prepares isentropic isobar data. Encodes observations for transmission. Performs first and second echelon maintenance on radiosonde ground receiving set and performs maintenance on radiosonde transmitters.
Must be capable of operating radiosonde equipment and be well acquainted with forms used in recording radiosonde observations. Must be proficient in the skills required for a weather observer.