by Airport Industry-News
23 Nov 2022
Internally Lit Heliport Windsock – Description
In line with ICAO Annex 14 Vol II Heliports, Pollite have designed a fully frangible and compliant windsock mast. The mast is made from fibreglass and frangibility certified to ICAO/FAA requirements. The windsock is fixed to a stainless steel frame which rotates 360 degrees on concealed stainless bearings and can have internal lighting using a compact fluorescent or LED light source. An LED or standard rough service obstruction light is also available for this wind direction indicator.
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