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longitudinal runway gradient [1 record]

Record 1 2007-04-23


Subject field(s)
  • Airport Runways and Areas
  • Road Construction

... the longitudinal runway gradient affects the runway length. ... the maximum effective gradient for airports serving air carrier operations is limited by the ICAO and FAA to 1 per cent.


  • Pistes et aires d'aéroport
  • Construction des voies de circulation


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Pistas y áreas del aeropuerto
  • Construcción de carreteras
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