Runway Excursions

A runway excursion occurs when an aircraft on the runway surface leaves the end (overrun) or the side (veer-off) of the runway surface. Runway excursions can occur on takeoff or landing.

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Advisory Circulars

  • AC 705-005 – Approach and Landing During Convective Weather Conditions
  • AC 300-007 – Engineered Materials Arresting Systems for Aircraft Overruns
  • AC 302-015 – Runway End Safety Area Bearing Strength Requirements
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