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The Annotated Airport

A guide to the meaning of the myriad signs, lines, circles, arrows, numbers, letters, and lights on the airport grounds.

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Alternately:
4 threshold stripes This runway is 60 feet wide.
16 threshold stripes 200 feet wide.

High-Speed Exit markings After landing, follow the green lights to make a high-speed exit from the runway.

A series of yellow chevrons: The runway threshold is “displaced.” Land beyond here.

X on runway (or taxiway): Closed.

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