FAA Certification

Airport Foreign Object Debris (FOD) Detection Equipment

FAA Releases Advisory Circular on Standards for Automatic FOD Detection Equipment Xsight Systems FODetect is fully compliant with FAA’s new AC specifications and eligible for Airport Improvement Program (AIP) and Passenger Facility Charge (PFC) program funding.

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Performance Assessment of a Hybrid Radar and Electro-Optical Foreign Object Debris

Detection System

FAA has published its final performance assessment report on the FODetect solution. The final report follows the interim performance assessment which has been previously shared with key stakeholders.

The tests were executed on the hybrid sensor solution installed at Boston Logan International Airport and were conducted by the Federal Aviation Administration, Williams J. Hughes Technical Center, Aviation Research Division, Airport Technology Branch and the Center of Excellence for Airport Technology, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.

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