The Office of Marine and Aviation Operations (OMAO) is committed to providing timely and accurate information to the news media and the public. OMAO Public Affairs can assist with inquiries related to NOAA ships, aircraft and programs managed by OMAO. (See About OMAO.)
For media and public inquiries about OMAO's ships, aircraft and programs, please contact David L. Hall (Office: 301-713-7671). All entertainment, documentary and television productions should also contact David Hall.
For a listing of public affairs officers for other NOAA offices, please visit the NOAA Office of Communications webpage.
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