STDDS R4 Deployed at Y90 (7/27/2018)
STDDS R4 has been deployed at Y90, the first Key Site. Consumers of Y90 data should have automatically begun receiving R4 data. The next R4 key sites are PHL (8/20) and C90 (9/10), and the rest of the R4 waterfall begins in late October. Please see the release notes in the STDDS Documents section for more information on R4 enhancements, and technical documentation on the NSRR.
Refreshed RVR Website Launched (1/2/2018)
The new FAA RVR website is live at https://rvr.data.faa.gov and has been expanded to include STDDS APDS airports (currently 131 airports). The old RVR website at http://rvr.fly.faa.gov/ will be decommissioned at somepoint in the future. Please update your bookmarks accordingly.
Important notification regarding beacon code information (10/11/2017)
Please see the new document in the STDDS Documents section, Beacon Code Notification (10/11/2017) (PDF), for further information.
The FIXM-Mediated STDDS Data Overview document is now available in the STDDS Document section. Corresponding STDDS data in the internationally accepted FIXM-compliant format is scheduled for availability by early 2018. See https://www.fixm.aero for more information about the FIXM standard or contact the STDDS team at firstname.lastname@example.org if you need additional assistance.
STDDS R3.3 Deployment Complete (7/30/2017)
STDDS R3.3 deployment is complete, with R3.3 data now being published at all 38 STDDS sites. R3.3 adds 16 STARS sites, BTR: MOB, BGR, DLH, SUX, LEX, MLI PSC, MWH, GGG, MGM, ABI, FAY, AGS, CHS, and CAE.
The final STDDS R3.3 schema (ZIP download) (Zip) was published to the NSRR on 3/27/2017. More information on these schema changes can be found in the March 9, 2017 SWIM Users Forum Briefing (PDF) (PDF) and the R3.3 Release Notes (PDF).