LED REIL

Military Runway End Identifier Light

Overview

Metalite Aviation Lighting’s LED Runway End Identifier Lights (REIL’s) consist of two strobe lights located at each side of the runway at the approach end. The main application of a REIL LED system is to identify the runway end or threshold of a visual or instrument non-precision runway.

ABOUT

Metalite Aviation Lighting’s LED Runway End Identifier Lights (REIL’s) consist of two strobe lights located at each side of the runway at the approach end. The main application of a REIL LED system is to identify the runway end or threshold of a visual or instrument non-precision runway.

Ergonomically ruggedized construction to endure all-weather environments, the REIL LED is the most portable battery-powered model in its class. Rapid ‘drop-in’ charging lowers both management and maintenance costs, improving the total cost of ownership. 4 intensity settings can deliver up to 15,000cd to adhere to various aviation standards.

KEY FEATURES

UNIQUE OPTICAL DESIGN
Improved light efficiency

ERGONOMIC AND FUNCTIONAL FORM
Robust weatherproofing & ruggedized construction for endurance and efficient LED cooling

DROP IN CHARGING
Quick and easy handling when charging is required for re-deployment

MESH NETWORK TECHNOLOGY RADIO CONTROL
Remote operation from airfield or ATC tower

SEMI PERMANENT FIXING BASE
Stainless Steel fixing plates for secure fixing to hard or soft ground (optional)

Compliance

CE – Compliant

Environmental – MIL Std 810F Series

EMC – MIL Std 461F Series

Aviation – FAA AC150/5345-51A L-849 Style AF

ICAO Annex 14 Vol. 1 Section 5.3.8 Runway Threshold Identification Light (RTIL)

Product Specification

 

Light Characteristics
Light Source Ultra High Intensity LEDs / IR
Available LED Colours White (As standard)
IR Output 880nm (Other options available)
Light Intensities Compliant with ICAO Annex 14 Vol. 1 & FAA AC150/5345-51B L-849 Style E – 120 flashes per minute
Intensity Adjustments 3 Settings as standard
Flash Rate As per FAA AC150/5345-51A L-859 120 Flashes per minute
Horizontal Output +/- 15°
Vertical Adjustment 0° – 15°
Vertical Divergence 0° – 10°
LED Life Expectancy >100,000hrs
Operation
Function Manual Control & Radio Control
Wireless Radio Receiver (Optional) 868 or 915Mhz MESH Network + 128 Bit Encryption
Setup & Diagnostics Integrated Test Facility, Battery Status Indication
Electrical Characteristics
Operating Temperature -40°C to +60°C
Circuit Protection Integrated
Charging Method Drop in Charging – Via Trailer or Standalone Charger
Charging Time (Mains) 8hrs* (From AC Power Source)
Construction
Body High Strength Colour Impregnated Polycarbonate
Lens Borosilicate Glass
Dimensions (HxWxD) 254 (Fully extended including antenna) x 195 x 195mm
Weight 8kg (17.5lbs)
IP Rating IP65, IP67

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