Technical Partners


Weather Modification, Inc. was founded in 1961 and over the past 50+ years has become the world leader in cloud seeding and atmospheric research technologies. Whether identifying the potential benefits of cloud seeding or monitoring air quality, Weather Modification, Inc. is dedicated to providing sound, scientific atmospheric solutions. Our veteran meteorologists, experienced pilots and radar engineers conduct valuable work around the world in support of climatological studies, precipitation enhancement, hail damage mitigation, fog dissipation, weather forecasting, and many other specialized projects.

The proven success of WMI in atmospheric operations is evident by our lengthy client list. Our valued clients include private and public insurance companies, water resource management organization, as well as federal and state government research organizations. Weather Modification, Inc. has completed contracts in Antigua, Argentina, Australia, Burkina Faso, Canada, Greece, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Mali,Mexico, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Spain, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, and the United States of America.

Weather Modification, Inc. headquarters are located in Fargo, ND USA on Hector International Airport.WMI is co-located with its sister company - Fargo Jet Center, Inc. FJC and WMI employ approximately125 staff in North Dakota and at project sites worldwide. The operating companies frequently share resources, skills, talents, and equipment – each contributes to the success of the other. The synergy realized from several multi-faceted operating companies highlights a strong aviation enterprise that continues to grow in size, professionalism and service.

Norwegian Special Mission AS (NSM) is based on a solid foundation of experienced management and aviation professionals. They are a private limited company with 100% Norwegian owners, with Sundt AS as the main investor, devoted to a long term and stable operation. They build on a long Norwegian tradition participating actively in the aviation society to develop advanced, reliable and cost efficient special airborne mission solutions for Flight Inspection and Airborne Surveillance.

NSM is conveniently co-located with Sundt Air at Oslo international airport, facilitating optimal utilization of recourses in the group. The Sundt Air building provides modern office facilities with direct access to well-equipped aircraft modification and maintenance facilities in their hangar.

The team of engineers at NSM is among the most experienced aviation, surveillance and flight inspection professional’s worldwide. The company’s core is strategically built on the human capital. They continuously encourage and develop knowledge and experience, working closely together with KCMC.