Mason
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Lines Across The Runway?

Fri Dec 15, 2000 1:18 pm


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In this pucture, what is the function of the white lines painted across the runway? Is it the target touchdown point for aircraft coming in from the other direction? Just a Japan thing? Thanks in advance.
 
TWA902fly
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RE: Lines Across The Runway?

Fri Dec 15, 2000 10:14 pm

Its a crosswalk for the chicken that wanted to get across the runway.

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LBA
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RE: Lines Across The Runway?

Sat Dec 16, 2000 12:14 am

These are known as 'piano keys' and mark the touchdown point.

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