Tag: Aviation

Aviation Light Signals

Aviation lighting is essential in keeping everyone safe; it ensures that building and objects can be seen in low light as well as helping both the pilot and air traffic controller communicate on landing in the form of light signals. In case of communication failure or when an aircraft isn’t equipped with a radio, light signals are used using a […]

Warning Lights in Aviation

Air flight paths at night must be more visible to reduce potential collisions. Beacon lights help to provide a warning light to airborne aircraft – for this application they are available in either red or white for increased visibility. FAA/ICAO Lighting Requirements Lighting for this purpose should conform with FAA and ICAO lighting requirements, to ensure continued safety. Aviation warning […]

The Role & Attributes of Aviation Signal Lighting

Aviation signal lights are of extreme importance, to ensure the safety of passengers, pilots, as well as cargo. Through the increasing use of LEDs or light-emitting diodes, lighting technologies have shown great improvement, whereas in the latter years, less efficient and unreliable incandescent lamps were utilized. Some of the attributes that aviation signal lights today improve include their colour, life, […]

A Guide on Crane Warning Devices

  Warning devices for cranes are essential, due to their tall construction. They give a message to people nearby, those who are passing beneath the crane, and also to nearby aircraft. Speed up Construction The erection of sturdy high-rise structures has never been easy, as it requires a lot of manpower, time, and effort. In such a case, the use […]

When To Use Beacons?

  What is Beacon? A beacon is a device that is tailored to grab attention to certain locations. One good example of this is the lighthouse that actually offers fixed locations that can be utilized to route around impediments. In order to offer relevant and significant information, beacons, on the other hand, can be combined with semaphoric as well as […]