Federal Aviation Administration: Runway Safety


Subject:
Ready Reference & Quick Facts , Transportation , Airports & Airport Codes , Accidents and Safety , Aviation

Description:
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) documents and data on runway incursions, which are "occurrence[s] in the airport runway environment involving an aircraft, vehicle, person, or object on the ground that creates a collision hazard or results in a loss of required separation with an aircraft taking off" or landing. The "2005 Runway Safety Report" includes detailed information about runways at specific U.S. airports. Historical runway incursion data is available for 2001 to the present.

Publisher:
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.faa.gov/runwaysafety/


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