FAA (FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION) POLICY REGARDING SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL FACILITIES
The Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) policy regarding solid waste disposal facilities on and near airports is based on bird strike data, accident information and aircraft performance. Distance criteria used in FAA Order 5200.5, FAA Guidance Concerning Sanitary Landfills on or Near Airports, coincides with distances specified in Federal Aviation Regulation (FAR) Part 77, Objects Affecting Navigable Airspace. FAR Part 77 provides obstruction standards for use in several FAA safety designed to provide aircraft with proper clearances from objects.
- Paper from the Proceeding of the Conference and Training Workshop on Wildlife Hazards to Aircraft, Held at Charleston, South Carolina on 22-25 May 1984, pp 213-218.
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- HARRISON, M J
- Publication Date: 1984-5
- Pagination: 6 p.
- TRT Terms: Airports; Birds; Control; Federal government; Policy; Safety; Waste disposal facilities
- Geographic Terms: United States
- Subject Areas: Aviation; Design; Environment; Highways; Planning and Forecasting; Policy; Safety and Human Factors; Terminals and Facilities; I21: Planning of Transport Infrastructure;
- Accession Number: 00394861
- Record Type: Publication
- Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-FAA-AAS-84-1, AD-A148 330
- Contract Numbers: DTFA01-83-R-11287
- Files: TRIS, USDOT
- Created Date: Oct 31 1985 12:00AM