Airport lighting

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Term airport lighting
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Aerodrome Approach Lighting System Type

Aerodrome Beacon

Aerodrome Movement Area Light System Type

Aerodrome Movement Area Lighting

Aeronautical Ground Light

Approach Lighting System

Pilot Controlled Lighting

Visual Approach Slope Indicator System (VASIS)

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Definition

"Various lighting aids that may be installed on an airport. Types of airport lighting include: Approach Light System (ALS) [...] Runway Lights/Runway Edge Lights [...] Touchdown Zone Lighting [...] Runway Centerline Lighting[...] Threshold Lights[...] Runway End Identifier Lights (REIL) [...] Visual Approach Slope Indicator (VASI)[...] Precision Approach Path Indicator (PAPI)[...] Boundary Lights."

Definition Source

FAA (2010) Pilot Controller Glossary, August 2010

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