Welcome to the hybrid WMO RA III ABO Meeting and WICAP Workshop in Cartagena, Colombia from 18 to 20 July 2022.

This WMO RA III ABO Meeting and WICAP Workshop will be a combination of the TT-ABO Meeting and the Workshop under the WMO-IATA Collaborative AMDAR Programme (WICAP).

The aim of the RA III ABO-WICAP Workshop is to agree on the implementation strategy of the RA III ABO Implementation Plan (A-RIP) for the coming years. The workshop discusses challenges and opportunities related to ABO at the regional and national levels, as well as the possibilities on collaboration between National Meteorological Services and National Civil Aviation Institutions. In addition, the meeting addresses the main regional concerns about ABO and WICAP and ways to implement the A-RIP and move forward on coordination with the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and regional airlines. 

Format Hybrid - In-person & remote videoconference 

Attendance In-person: WMO Member experts and invited external partners. Online: Other experts and partners

Remote attendance link - to be provided for registered participants later

Language Spanish


  • NMHS member experts

  • Aviation sector experts

  • Aviation organization experts


The final report of the meeting is available here.