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What does NILU stand for?

NILU stands for Norwegian Institute for Air Research

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AVOID uses infrared camera technology to detect ash in the atmosphere up to 100 km (62 miles) away says Fred Prata of the Norwegian Institute for Air Research, who developed the system.
The AVOID system is effectively a weather radar for ash, it was created by Dr Fred Prata of the Norwegian Institute for Air Research (NILU), and comprises of infrared technology (developed by the US military) fitted to aircraft to supply images to pilots and an airline's flight control centre.
The likelihood of another volcano ash disruption, which cost the air industry $3 billion in lost revenues is a "near certainty, but this time it can be better managed," said Dr Fred Prata, head of research at the Norwegian Institute for Air Research.
The system, essentially a weather radar for ash, was created by Dr Fred Prata of the Norwegian Institute for Air Research (NILU) and involves placing infrared technology onto an aircraft to supply images to both the pilots and an airline's flight control centre.