Published date: 30 October 2015


This Advisory Circular (AC) describes an acceptable means of compliance with the runway friction testing, assessment criteria and equipment requirements under Civil Aviation Rule Part 139 Aerodromes Certification, Operation and Use.

Related rules

This AC relates to Civil Aviation Rule Part 139 - specifically rule 139.103(b)(2), regarding having a maintenance programme to provide for good surface friction characteristics and low rolling resistance for aircraft on paved runways.

Change notice

Revision 1 updates the content of this advisory circular to align with the latest amendment to Part 139; and makes editorial and formatting changes.