STATION INFO XML Output Data Format
The STATION INFO XML output has an XML schema
- STATION INFO fields are returned in the same order, indicated by the
STATION INFO Field Description.
Element names are in lower-case with words separated by an underscore (_).
Whenever applicable, the units are included at the end of the element name. For example, an element name of temperature_c indicates that temperature is in degrees Celsius.
Each row of STATION INFO data is returned as a separate 'STATION INFO' tag, followed by the
STATION INFO fields. Any fields that appear to be missing are either not reported in the STATION INFO or were not parsed.
- STATION INFO fields are always returned in the order indicated by the
STATION INFO Field Description Table.
The exception to this is when cloud, icing and turbulence conditions are
The output includes some statistics about the request, such as the number of
results and the time taken to fulfill the request.
All data is
ordered by descending observation time.
An error message is generated when
an error in the input request prevents the retrieval of data.
If a constraint parameter is missing
and a default value exists, an appropriate warning message is
produced and the default request is fulfilled.
- For a description of the
STATION INFO field names, their units and types, please refer to: STATION INFO Field Description
An example of XML output is below:
Station info for all Canadian stations
This Qualified Internet
Communication Provider's (QICP) servers and communication interfaces are
approved by the FAA as secure, reliable, and accessible in accordance
with AC 00-62.
1) This QICP does not ensure the quality and
currency of the information transmitted to you.
2) The user assumes the entire risk related to
the information and its use.