Rationale: This document establishes minimum performance levels for aircraft anticollision light systems including chromaticity and light intensity in support of TSO and system certifications. Information contained herein has been expanded from AS8017B in the areas of measurement conditions, lumen maintenance, and the inclusion of specific information relative to the use of Light Emitting Diode source technology. It also provides minimum requirements for night operation not addressed in CFR Title 14. Anticollision lights shall be capable of daytime operation as well.
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