Search our Database


Contaminated runway

Revision for “Contaminated runway” created on February 12, 2019 @ 01:00:50

TitleContentExcerpt
Contaminated runway
<strong>Contaminated runway
</strong>
A runway is considered to be contaminated when more than 25% of the runway surface area (whether in isolated areas or not) within the required length and width being used is covered by the following:

(i) surface water more than 3 mm (0,125 in) deep, or by slush, or loose snow, equivalent to more than 3 mm (0,125 in) of water;

(ii) snow which has been compressed into a solid mass which resists further compression and will hold together or break into lumps if picked up (compacted snow); or

(iii) ice, including wet ice.

Source: EU-OPS



Old New Date Created Author Actions
February 12, 2019 @ 01:00:50 Captain Bass
September 27, 2013 @ 00:36:52 Captain Bass
September 27, 2013 @ 00:35:54 [Autosave] Captain Bass
September 25, 2013 @ 09:55:28 Captain Bass
The presented material is for training purpose only!