Airport Cable  

 FAA L-824 Type B Shielded 5kV

400Hz Airport Cables    


Airport cables are used for interconnecting the transformers and the current regulator of airfield lighting systems

in series circuits, suitable for fixed applications such as taxiways, runways, navigational aids, and obstruction

lighting, can be installed in conduit and direct burial.


FAA L-824 Type B

ICEA S-93-639 / NEMA WC74


Conductor: Stranded tinned copper conductor.

Insulation: EPR.

Semi-Conductor: Helically applied semi-conducting tape.

Shield: Tinned copper tape.

Separator: Separation tape.

Sheath: CPE.

Technical Data

Rated Voltage Uo/U (Um) 5kV
Maximum Conductor Temperature 90℃
Short Circuit Temperature 250℃
Operating Temperatures -40℃~+85℃
Minimum Bending Radius 12×OD
Halogen Free Yes
Abrasion Resistant Yes
UV Resistant Yes
Oil Resistant Yes

Dimensions and Weight

Construction No. of Strand Nominal Insulation Thickness Nominal Sheath Thickness Nominal Overall Diameter Nominal Weight
No. ×mm²/
- mm inches mm inches mm inches kg/km lbs/kft
1×6mm² 7 2.3 0.09 1.2 0.05 11.1 0.44 194 130
1×8 7 2.3 0.09 1.2 0.05 11.7 0.46 225 151