Foreign Object Debris

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Term Foreign Object Debris
Status


Mandatory for


Contexts

SESAR

Categories
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Related entries

Foreign Object Damage

Broader term


Narrower term


Abbreviation

FOD

Definition

substances, debris or any articles that could potentially cause damage to a vehicle or engine. It is anything – large or small – inside or around aircraft and flight-line operations that does not belong there – which could create a hazard to equipment or personnel.

Definition Source

NATO, RTO-TR-AVT-094, Chapter 1 [1]

Note

Lexicon Release

Lexicon Release 2015.2