Airport Apron Lighting Standards

Airport Apron lighting

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Airport apron lux Levels

Airport Apron Lighting

Airport apron LIGHTING STANDARDS

Lighting airport aprons requires careful consideration. Horizontal and vertical illuminance, glare at ground level and at pilot eye level, upward light ratio (ULR), lumen degradation, windage, and ease of access and are all key design parameters.

Kellwood has the specialist knowledge, and experience to support your project, and meet Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) guidelines.

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  • Aircraft Stand Lighting
  • Airport Apron Lighting Design
  • Airport Apron Lighting Design

Lux Levels for Airport Aprons

ApplicationTypical UseHorizontal
Illuminance
Vertical
Illuminance
RaGlareNotes
Emin (Lux)Emin/Eave (u0)Emin (Lux)Emin/Eave
Aircraft StandsAircraft Loading, Air-bridges and De-icing20>0.2520>0.25>70<25-
Aircraft HangarsSee our dedicated Aircraft Hangar Page

IMPORTANT NOTE: data is compiled from airport-specific lighting publications. However, these are recommendations only; careful consideration must go into every unique environment.

Popular Features and Accessories

Forward Throw

Forward Throw

Backspill Guard

reduced backspill

Wireless Lighting Controls

Wireless Lighting Controls

Glare

LOW Glare

Uplighting Image

Limited upward light

IMPORTANT NOTE: data is compiled from airport-apron-specific lighting publications. However, these are recommendations only; careful consideration must go into every unique environment.

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Scotland's Largest Airport

Scotland's Largest Airport

Kellwood Lighting were tasked with upgrading external apron lighting at Scotland's largest airport.

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