UATS 1, Scarborough - October to December, 1959

This is believed to be the first upper air <radiosonde> course held at the new facility on Scarborough Bluffs (Two photos)

Excerpt from 1959-1960 Annual Report of Operations for the Meteorological Branch:
 "On October 21, 1959, the radiosonde training school was transferred from Hanlan's Point, Toronto Island, to the former NRC site in Scarborough".

(l to r):  Charlie Overs, Rai Sauvé, Ed Millar, K McLaren.

l to r:  R Colpitts, P Willms, J Young, J Maine, T Johnson.

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