Questions tagged [airport-lighting]

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What should I do to prevent confusion for pilots due to the long distance between edge units on taxiways next to rapid exit taxiways?

We are at Hurghada Int’l Airport (HEGN) and we have a problem in three rapid exit taxiways named V5, V6 and V7 with taxiway V: Moving to V5 for example, if you measure the distance between the first ...
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What exactly is the difference between HIALS and HIALS-II lighting systems?

What exactly is the difference between HIALS and HIALS-II lighting systems? The symbols at the beginning of the runways are very different and I cannot classify them in a particular way. But in ...
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Do the white lights on the chimneys of the Tokyo area incineration plants serve an aviation purpose?

At least 新江東清掃工場 (Shinkoto Incineration Plant), 江戸川清掃工場 (Edogawa Incineration Plant) and 市川市 クリーンセンタ (Ichikawa Clean Center) ー blink with white lights in series. I know that the red lights of other ...
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