Airfield / Airport Lighting

Detroit Metropolitan to Convert to LED

July 19, 2013 0

  Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) plans to replace all 6,050 lighting fixtures in both parking structures and increase the number of fixtures by 19% – a move that is hoped to save 66% on its […]

Airfield / Airport Lighting

Schiphol to Install LED Lighting Along Runways

July 18, 2013 0

  Over the next few years, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol plans to replace all signs along its runways by new ones provided with LED lighting. The signs, currently illuminated using halogen lamps, are situated in the […]

Airfield / Airport Lighting

Let There Be LEDs

January 23, 2013 0

Martyn Cartledge explains how Manchester Airport is leading the        way with recently approved LED lighting technology. On August 17, 2012, a NOTAM was issued by the UK CAA approving the use of high-intensity LED […]

Airfield / Airport Lighting

The Bigger Picture

November 6, 2012 0

Should airports buy environmentally-friendly, but cheaper-to-run LEDs for airfields, or opt for older, cheaper technology?  It’s a question that regularly challenges facilities, as Tom Allett reports. “You can be as ‘green’ as you like, but […]