Engineered Materials Arresting Systems (EMAS) for Aircraft Overruns
Contains standards for the planning, design, and installation of EMAS in runway safety areas.
Date Cancelled: 09-27-2012
Airport Lighting Equipment Certification Program
Describes the Airport Lighting Equipment Certification Program (ALECP). See also the Addendum and an explanation of FAA's interim Non-Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Parts Certification Program.
Date Cancelled: 09-26-2012
Specification for Portable Runway and Taxiway Lights
Contains standards for portable runway and taxiway lights and runway end identifier lights for temporary use to permit continued aircraft operations while all or part of a runway lighting system is inoperative.
Date Cancelled: 09-20-2007
Specification for Discharge-Type Flashing Light Equipment
Contains the specifications for discharge-type flashing light equipment to be used for runway end identifier lights (REIL) and for an omnidirectional approach lightning system (ODALS).
Date Cancelled: 09-08-2010
Specification L-854, Radio Control Equipment
Contains the specification for radio control equipment to be used for controlling airport lighting facilities.
Date Cancelled: 06-27-2007
Specification for Airport and Heliport Beacons
Date Cancelled: 11-17-2005
Specification for Series to Series Isolation Transformers for Airport Lighting Systems
Contains the specifications requirements for series-to-series isolation transformers for use in airport lighting systems.
Date Cancelled: 07-22-2011
Specification for Constant Current Regulators Regulator Monitors
Contains a specification for constant current regulators used on airport lighting circuits and for a monitor that reports on the status of the regulator.
Date Cancelled: 09-29-2010
Standards for Airport Markings
Describes the standards for markings used on airport runways, taxiways, and aprons.
Date Cancelled: 09-03-2010
Specification for Airport Light Bases, Transformer Housings, Junction Boxes, and Accessories
Contains specification for containers designed to serve as airport light bases, transformer housings, junction boxes and related accessories. Please Read: Changes to AC 150/5345-42D and Change to Effective Date of AC 150/5345-42D.
Date Cancelled: 05-08-2006
Standards for Specifying Construction of Airports
Provides standards for the construction of airports. Items covered include general provisions, earthwork, flexible base courses, rigid base courses, flexible surface courses, rigid pavement, fencing, drainage, turfing, and lighting installation. This replaces all advance copies. See also Errata Sheet below.
Because of the size of this document, it is available as a single file (see Complete) and as three smaller files (see Parts 1-3).
Date Cancelled: 09-29-2007
Precision Approach Path Indicator (PAPI) Systems
Contains the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) standards for Precision Approach Path Indicator (PAPI) systems, which provide pilots with visual glideslope guidance during approach for landing.
Date Cancelled: 09-29-2011
Design and Installation Details for Airport Visual Aids
Provides guidance and recommendations on the installation of airport visual aids. This AC replaces several ACs, which are now cancelled: AC 150/5340-4C, Installation Details for Runway Centerline Touchdown Zone Lighting Systems; AC 150/5340-14B, Economy Approach Lighting Aids; AC 150/5340-17B, Standby Power for Non-FAA Airport Lighting Systems; AC 150/5340-21, Airport Miscellaneous Lighting Visual Aids; AC 150/5340-23B, Supplemental Wind Cones; AC 150/5340-24, Runway and Taxiway Edge Lighting System; AC 150/5340-27A, Air-to-Ground Radio Control of Airport Lighting Systems; AC 150/5340-28, Low Visibility Taxiway Lighting Systems; and AC 150/5340-29, Installation Details for Land and Hold Short Lighting Systems. See also Airport Technical Advisory on Electromagnetic Interference (EMI).
Because of the size of the document, it is available as one large file (see Complete) or as three smaller files (see Parts 1-3).
Date Cancelled: 08-01-2006
Maintenance of Airport Visual Aid Facilities
Provides recommended guidelines for maintenance of airport visual aid facilities.
Date Cancelled: 09-30-2009
Airport Winter Safety and Operations
Provides guidance to assist airport owners/operators in the development of an acceptable airport snow and ice control program and to provide guidance on appropriate field condition reporting procedures. Consolidated file contains Changes 1 and 2.
Date Cancelled: 09-05-2007
Use of Nondestructive Testing Devices in the Evaluation of Airport Pavement
Provides guidance on the use of nondestructive testing equipment to evaluate the load-carrying capacity of airport pavements.
Date Cancelled: 09-30-2011
Reporting Wildlife Aircraft Strikes
Explains the importance of reporting collisions between aircraft and wildlife, more commonly referred to as wildlife strikes. Also examines recent improvements in the FAA's Bird/Other Wildlife Strike Reporting system, how to report a wildlife strike, what happens to the wildlife strike report data, how to access the FAA National Wildlife Aircraft Strike Database, and the FAA’s Feather Identification program.
Date Cancelled: 05-31-2013
Standards for Airport Sign Systems
Incorporates new mandatory hold signs that reflect changed standards for the Precision Obstacle Free Zone (POFZ) and Category (CAT II/III ) operations. These changes correspond to revisions to AC 150/5300-13, Airport Design, that change the Precision Object Free Area (POFA) to the POFZ and incorporate new separation standards for taxiways that parallel runways used for certain low visibility operations. This AC cancels AC 150/5340-18C, Standards for Airport Sign Systems, dated July 31, 1991.
Date Cancelled: 09-12-1974
Cancelled By: 150/5340-18E
Specification for L-890 Airport Lighting Control and Monitoring System (ALCMS)
Specifies minimum requirements for an Airport Lighting Control and Monitoring System (ALCMS), which simplifies the control and monitoring of lighted visual aids and enhances airport safety.
Date Cancelled: 09-30-2009
Provides recommendations for heliport design that apply to the construction, activation, and deactivation of heliports.
Date Cancelled: 04-24-2012
Hazardous Wildlife Attractants on or Near Airports
Provides guidance on locating certain land uses having the potential to attract hazardous wildlife to or in the vicinity of public-use airports.
Date Cancelled: 08-28-2007
Airfield Pavement Surface Evaluation and Rating Manuals
Provides guidance on understanding and rating the surface condition of flexible and rigid airfield pavements and provides a simple system to visually rate pavement condition.
Date Cancelled: 09-10-2014
Specification for Runway and Taxiway Signs
Contains a specification for lighted and unlighted signs to be used on taxiways and runways.
Date Cancelled: 09-28-2007
Aircraft Fuel Storage, Handling, and Dispensing on Airports
Identifies standards and procedures for storage, handling, and dispensing of aviation fuel on airports.
Date Cancelled: 09-28-2012
Specification for Wind Cone Assemblies
Contains a specification for wind cone assemblies to be used to provide wind information to pilots of aircraft.
Date Cancelled: 09-26-2013