airport rotating beacon

airport rotating beacon

An aeronautical ground light visible at all azimuths, either continuously or intermittently, to designate a particular point on the surface of the earth. At civil airports, alternate white and green flashes indicate the location of the airport. Military airports employ dual-peaked (two quick) white flashes between the green flashes. Also called aeronautical beacon
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Tenders are invited for Work includes purchase and installation of a new airport rotating beacon on a new tip-down pole, with contractor designed cast-in-place concrete foundation, and installation of conduit and conductor from the beacon to the electrical vault, complete and in satisfactory condition, all as shown on the plans and/or as specified herein.
When you're about 15 miles out, key the microphone on the appropriate frequency to turn the runway lights on to their highest intensity and look for the airport rotating beacon.
Tenders are invited for Installation of: LED Medium Intensity Runway Edge Lights (MIRLS); LED Medium Intensity Taxiway Edge Lights (MITLS); Lighted Guidance Signs, Runway End Identifier Lights (REILS); Airport Rotating Beacon and Tip-Down Pole; Constant Current Regulator; and miscellaneous trenching, wiring and associated work.
Prequalification are invited for Replacement of Airport Rotating Beacon CIP 1690
Tenders are invited for Little River Airport Rotating Beacon, AWOS-A/V, and Perimeter Security Fencing Installation.
The Aeronautics Division keeps an inventory of parts and lamps for runway lighting systems, PAPI and VASI approach lighting systems, airport rotating beacons, windsocks and frames.

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