150/5200-30C - Airport Winter Safety and Operations

Date Issued
December 09, 2008
Responsible Office
AAS-300,  Office of Airport Safety and Operations - Airport Safety & Operations Division
Description

This advisory circular (AC) provides guidance to assist airport operators in developing a snow and ice control plan, conducting and reporting runway friction surveys, and establishing snow removal and control procedures. Version B of this AC cancelled AC 150/5220-13B, Runway Surface Condition Sensor Specification Guide, dated March 27, 1991. Consolidated file contains Change 1.

See also Notice to Manufacturers of Airport In-Pavement Stationary Runway Weather Information Systems about AIP Buy American Requirement (10/28/2011). The FAA is requesting information to determine if waivers to this requirement are needed.

Changes

Change Title Date
1 Change 1 - Airport Winter Safety and Operations

Adds the requirement to identify Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting mutual aid access points(s) to include gate(s) operability. This Change is in response to a National Transportation Safety Board safety recommendation.

02/15/2012

Cancels

Number Title Date
150/5200-30B Airport Winter Safety and Operations
Provides guidance to assist airport operators in developing a snow and ice control plan, conducting and reporting runway friction surveys, and establishing snow removal and control procedures. Cancels AC 150/5220-13B, Runway Surface Condition Sensor Specification Guide, dated March 27, 1991.
09/05/2007