July 2009

Aviation Interest

FAAST – Runway Safety Summer Safety Initiative

Runway Safety Summer Safety Initiative
Notice Number: NOTC1789

This past May, the FAA Office of Runway Safety implemented a Summer Initiative targeted at stemming what has become a seasonal pattern of increasing runway incursions during the warm weather months.  Compared to the rest of the year, runway incursions average about 30 percent higher per month between May and August.

Aviation Interest

FAAST – Runway Safety Summer Safety Initiative

Runway Safety Summer Safety Initiative
Notice Number: NOTC1789

This past May, the FAA Office of Runway Safety implemented a Summer Initiative targeted at stemming what has become a seasonal pattern of increasing runway incursions during the warm weather months.  Compared to the rest of the year, runway incursions average about 30 percent higher per month between May and August.