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150/5370-2G - Operational Safety on Airports During Construction

Date Issued
December 13, 2017
Responsible Office
AAS-100,  Office of Airport Safety & Standards - Airport Engineering Division

This AC sets forth guidelines for operational safety on airports during construction. This version adds notification about impacts to both airport-owned and FAA-owned NAVAIDs; adds guidance for the use of orange construction signs (including a new appendix on the placement of these signs); discusses open trenches or excavations in the taxiway safety area while the taxiway is open to aircraft operations, subject to restrictions; enhances guidance for temporary shortened runways and displaced thresholds; and improves figures.