A range of data

These documents provide a range of information for Airbus operators and aviation industry professionals.  They include Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) airfield rescue firefighting categories for Airbus aircraft, and firefighters’ guidelines for lithium batteries on the A350. 

Also available for downloading are ICAO aerodrome reference codes, FAA design group listings, and aircraft approach categories for Airbus aircraft; along with updated tables for calculations in Airbus manuals involving minimum line-up distance corrections on take-off distance available (TODA) and accelerate-stop distance available (ASDA). 

Completing the information are guidelines on runway-installed aircraft arrestor cables, as well as a report from the International Industry Working Group entitled: Commercial Aircraft Design Characteristics - Trends and Growth Projections.



Downloads general information

Airbus A350 Lithium Batteries: Guide for firefighters - Animations (Sep 2015)

Zip 6.76 MB

ICAO Aerodrome Reference Code, FAA Airplane Design Group and Aircraft Approach Category for Airbus Aircraft (July 2020)

Pdf 131.29 KB


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