Goto Section: 17.47 | 17.49 | Table of Contents
Revised as of January 19, 2021
Goto Year:2020 |
§ 17.48 Notification of extinguishment or improper functioning of lights.
The owner of any antenna structure which is registered with the
Commission and has been assigned lighting specifications referenced in
(a) Shall report immediately to the FAA, by means acceptable to the
FAA, any observed or otherwise known extinguishment or improper
functioning of any top steady burning light or any flashing obstruction
light, regardless of its position on the antenna structure, not
corrected within 30 minutes. If the lights cannot be repaired within
the FAA's Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) period, the owner shall notify the
FAA to extend the outage date and report a return-to-service date. The
owner shall repeat this process until the lights are repaired. Such
reports shall set forth the condition of the light or lights, the
circumstances which caused the failure, the probable date for
restoration of service, the FCC Antenna Structure Registration Number,
the height of the structure (AGL and AMSL if known) and the name,
title, address, and telephone number of the person making the report.
Further notification to the FAA by means acceptable to the FAA shall be
given immediately upon resumption of normal operation of the light or
(b) An extinguishment or improper functioning of a steady burning side
intermediate light or lights, shall be corrected as soon as
practicable, but notification to the FAA of such extinguishment or
improper functioning is not required.
[ 32 FR 11273 , Aug. 3, 1967, as amended at 39 FR 26157 , July 17, 1974;
40 FR 30267 , July 18, 1975; 61 FR 4364 , Feb. 6, 1996; 79 FR 56986 ,
Sept. 24, 2014]
Goto Section: 17.47 | 17.49
Goto Year: 2020 |
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