movement area


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movement area

That part of an aerodrome intended for the surface movement of aircraft, including the maneuvering area and apron (ICAO). The runways, taxiways, aprons, and other areas of an airport or heliport utilized for taxiing, takeoffs, and landings of aircraft constitute the movement area. The loading and parking areas are not included in the movement area.
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Airport officials said the intensity of the light was too much for the movement area of the airport, even during the daytime.
The new warning system, called the Airport Movement Area Safety System, or AMASS, gives air-traffic controllers in the LAX control tower a warning whenever it senses that something on the ground is about to get into the way of an aircraft landing or taking off, Snyder explained.
In the surface movement area all transponders must now be squawking ALT, and if assigned a discrete code, that must be active as well.
Now the FAA wants us to leave transponders on and in altitude-reporting mode any time we're in a movement area at a towered airport.
Kumtor Operating Company said all mining operations were suspended other than continuing operations to manage the ice and waste in the high movement area of the open pit.
France might consider leaving the Schengen free movement area over fear of rising migration, said French President Nicolas Sarkozy.
Searidge will deploy IntelliDAR as a Low-Cost Ground Surveillance (LCGS) system to provide situational awareness of the movement area, adjoining taxiways and apron to the Air Navigation Service Provider for Malta International Airport.
These checks were critical in preventing unauthorized individuals from violating the Controlled Movement Area.
The Airport Movement Area Safety System alerted the tower at the same time that the Frontier pilots spotted the Metroliner.
Tenders are invited for Supply installation and integration of movement area guidance signages with cat ii afls at six airfields iaf
Exelis, a leader in providing critical network solutions, will provide SFO with its Symphony vehicle movement area transponder and Symphony MobileVue solutions.
Bulgaria and Romania were expected to join the Schengen free movement area in the spring of 2011, and by all accounts have fulfilled all technical criteria for entry.