TRB’s Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Synthesis 26: Current Airport Inspection Practices Regarding FOD (Foreign Object Debris/Damage) details the components of a comprehensive FOD management program, and compiles current practices, techniques, and lists of tools available for use or those currently being used by airports for FOD inspections.
Table of Contents
|Chapter One - Introduction||3-12|
|Chapter Two - Inspection||13-18|
|Chapter Three - Detection||19-24|
|Chapter Four - Removal||25-30|
|Chapter Five - Documentation and Analysis of Data||31-36|
|Chapter Six - Training and Promotion||37-44|
|Chapter Seven - Conclusions||45-46|
|Appendix A - Participating Airports||51-51|
|Appendix B - Airport Survey of Inspection Practices Questionnaire||52-65|
|Appendix C - Survey of Manufacturer/Suppliers of Airport Inspection Technology and Equipment Questionnaire||66-70|
|Appendix D - Sample FOD and Damage Prevention Standard Operating Procedure||71-75|
|Appendix E - Sample FOD Program and Inspection Guidance||76-77|
|Appendix F - Sample FOD Walk Guidance||78-80|
|Appendix G - Sample FOD Inspection Form||81-82|
|Appendix H - Sample Letter of Agreement for Unplanned Runway Closures||83-85|
|Appendix I - Listing of Equipment and Technology for FOD Management||86-86|
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