Date: 29 Nov 97 15:40:00 From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Louis A. Ramsay) Organization: Netcom References: 1 2
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In <airliners.1997.2680@ohare.Chicago.COM> "David Fielding" <email@example.com> writes: >I don't know of specific regulations of weight-per-wheel, or any >published data about specific airports. Although my copy of the Airport/Facility Directory for Alaska is a bit old, I have always seen Runway Weight Bearing Capacity listed for major (not bush strips) airports both in Alaska and the "lower '48". The list will show the landing gear configuration and a permissable operating weight for that configuration. The configurations run from "S" for Single Wheel-type landing gear (DC-3, F-15) to TDT for Twin Delta Tandem landing gear (C-5 and Concorde) Lou.