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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 […]

The roles of ICAO & FAA in Aviation

Rules and regulations are crucial to avoid chaos and danger. They help outline what a person can or cannot do. They exist to sustain equity, protect people from each other, promote certain values and to provide goods and services. It also offers protection to victims of crimes and punishment to those who violate laws. Without them, we would not have […]

Solid State Lighting

Last week we discussed the evolution of traffic lights – and speaking of evolution, did you know that the different kinds of lights we are using today had also evolved over the course of time? Did you also know that humans started using light even in the ancient times? In those days, fire was the main source of light for […]

FAA Lighting and Marking Guidelines for Structures

Working with something without proper guidelines can be a bit troublesome. Imagine how hard it is to start from scratch without any idea on what you’re going to do. In this case, guidelines are very essential. Guidelines are statements issued by an individual or an organisation to determine a course of action. It aims to streamline particular processes according to […]

Aviation Warning Lighting

Have you ever travelled to the famous city of Paris and visited the Eiffel tower? Have you wandered the city at night and noticed the Eiffel tower sparkle brightly, along with other tall structures with bright lights lit up? If you have, you may think that these things are no more than just decorations to attract tourists and make the […]