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Friction characteristics measurement

In the framework of monitoring and maintenance of the airfield pavements, Valence-Chabeuil airport have entrusted Suez RV OSIS Sud-Est the realization of the measurements of the friction characteristics of their runway.

The measurement of the friction coefficient provides the best basis for the determination of the surface friction conditions.

The tests were performed with a continuous friction measuring device using self-wetting features in accordance with the recommendations of the Technical Service of French Civil Aviation (chapter 3.5 of Annex 1, TAC Order of 10 July 2006) and the annex 14 of OACI.

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