Re: flashing landing lights?

Date:         03 Nov 97 02:18:55 
From:         k_ish <kenish@ix.netcom.com>
Organization: Netcom
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R. Adam Fogo wrote:
>  Could anyone tell me what the flashing signifies, if anything?

It is simply done for better collision avoidance.  There is a school of
thought that a modulated light is more "eye-catching" than a steady
one.  You can also buy landing light modulators for most light aircraft
and headlight modulators for motorcycles.  An added bonus is longer lamp
life.

Ken Ishiguro