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  • SMT, 1994-1998. Fifth call for proposals supporting document. Topic 24: Definition of measuring methods to verify and guarantee the safety and operation of systems for optical beaconing of airports


More detailed and more technical background information is given relating to this topic of the fifth call for proposals under the specific programme for standards, measurements and testing (SMT), 1994-1998. The proposed item has the following general aim:

- To study the lay-out and operational characteristics of the current systems for optical beaconing of airports;
- To define the characteristic parameters and the safety levels applicable to the basic parts of such system;
- To define the draft specifications for the essential parts of these systems;
- To define and test in reality a representative testing schedule with description of the particular elements to be incorporated;
- To draft a comprehensive report containing proposals for draft specifications to be incorporated in the forthcoming European standards and pre-standards.

A time scale and expected result format are also described.

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Record Number: 327 / Last updated on: 1997-04-14
Category: SUPP
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