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frangible

[′fran·jə·bəl]
(mechanics)
Breakable, fragile, or brittle.
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The JAFSG's research will examine all aspects of frangibility on the airfield with results filtering into new guides and FAA standards available to all airports around the world.
Through a calculation must be shown that the fencing meets the requirements in the ICAO Aerodrome Design Manual, Part 6 frangibility.
The company's masts are impact tested to meet frangibility ruling as per Aerodrome Design Manual 6.
ply with the latest ICAO and FAA requirement on frangibility, deflection and strength.
Requirements for the frangible fences: the main requirement is that the fence must comply with the requirements of ICAO Aerodrome Design Manual Part 6 frangibility.
Its masts are impact tested to meet frangibility rules laid down in Aerodrome Design Manual 6.
The Frangibility Design Criteria document regarding approach lights and their support structures was first published by ICAO in Annex 14, Volume 1, second edition, 1995.
It is therefore, extremely important that structures supporting approach lighting should be compliant with international frangibility ruling.
Masts are full-scale impact tested to meet frangibility rulings as per Annex 14 and Aerodrome Design Manual 6.