Typhoon (Federal State Budgetary Institution, Research & Production Association 'Typhoon')
RPA “Typhoon” is one of the leading organizations of the Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring (Roshydromet, Russia). RPA “Typhoon” is a state organization specializing in a range of design and development activities with regard to hydrometeorology and environmental monitoring.
One of the key activities of RPA “Typhoon” is developing and upgrading instruments, units and systems for meteorological, hydrological, oceanographic and heliophysical observations, along with equipment for checkout and calibration of measuring instrumentation. The pilot shop of RPA “Typhoon” is used for prototype production in support of R&D activities and small-batch production of hydrometeorological instruments, units and systems.
The equipment produced by RPA “Typhoon” includes meteorological complexes (МК-14, МК-15, МР-28, МK-18), hydrological complexes (ГМУ-2, ГРК-1, ГРС-3, ГРК-4), ocean gauges (СТД-2), minisounder (ЭМИСТ), instruments for heliophysical studies (СУФР-Сп-К, ВУСС-Л, ДИР-Э, radiation monitoring instruments (spectrometric complex MR-33, dosimeter ДМГ-01, sampling complex 'Protva'), actinometrical complex MФ-19, air-filter installation , УBФ-1, УBФ-2, radiation control post MP-40.
Specifications of the above instruments are available on the organisation's website www.rpatyphoon.ru