Runway blast pad

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Term runway blast pad
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Mandatory for


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EAEA

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Blast Barrier

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Abbreviation

Definition

A specially prepared surface placed adjacent to the end of a runway to eliminate the erosive effect of the high wind forces produced by airplanes at the beginning of their takeoff rolls.

Definition Source

FAA (2009) Advisory Circular AC No: 150/5300-18B

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