Runway End Safety Area

From EUROCONTROL ATM Lexicon
Jump to: navigation, search
Link Semantic Value
Term Runway End Safety Area
Status


Mandatory for


Contexts


Categories
Synonyms

Overrun

Related entries


Broader term


Narrower term


Abbreviation

  • RESA

Definition

An area symmetrical about the extended runway centre line and adjacent to the end of the runway strip that is primarily intended to reduce the risk of damage to an aircraft undershooting or overrunning the runway.

Definition Source

Aeronautical Information Feature Data Dictionary (AIFDD), based on the definition in ICAO Annex 14

Note

The runway strip is the combination of the runway and, if provided, stopway.