150/5345-39D - Specification for L-853, Runway and Taxiway Retroreflective Markers

Date Issued
September 26, 2011
Responsible Office
AAS-100,  Office of Airport Safety & Standards - Airport Engineering Division
Description

Contains the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) standards for retroreflective markers for airport runways and taxiways. Version D changes Paragraph 3.4.2.2, Cylindrical Markers, to increase the marker diameter and surface area, and Paragraph 3.4.3.1, Mounting System, to clarify Type II marker mounting and tethering requirements.

Effective six months after the issue date of this AC, only equipment qualified per these specifications will be listed in AC 150/5345-53, Airport Lighting Equipment Certification Program.