The CNES/CSG Weather Activity is part of the Measurement Acquisition Service; this department is in charge of the technical management and the implementation for the launches of the means constituting the following functional chains: telemetry, localization, remote control, and meteorology. He also provides system studies and analyzes for the Base Measurement system.
Under the hierarchical responsibility of the Head of Service, and technical responsibility of the Technical Meteorological Manager, the main mission of the Holder is to conduct studies for the weather station (wind profiler measurement campaign and data mining, statistical studies and climatological reports). It also contributes to the technical management of various weather methods and to the Quality Assurance of the activity. He can also, if his qualifications in meteorology permit, make immediate forecasts as part of the current running of the station and provide operational support to the Weather Assistant of the Director of Operations during major operations of the launching base. These different allocations are detailed below: