Airport Cable  
 

 FAA L-824 Type C Shielded 5kV

400Hz Airport Cables    

Applications

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, touchdown zones, land and hold short lighting systems, can be installed in conduit, duct, aerial and direct burial.

Standards

FAA AC 150 / 5345-7E
FAA L-824 Type C
ICEA S-93-639 / NEMA WC74

Construction

Conductor: Stranded bare or tinned copper.
Inner Semi-Conductor: Extruded semi-conducting compound.
Insulation: XLPE.
Outer Semi-Conductor: Semi conducting tape or extruded.
Shield: Copper or brass tape(s). Tinned copper wire braid can be offered upon request.
Sheath: PVC. PE/XLPE can be offered upon request.

Technical Data

Rated Voltage Uo/U (Um) 5kV
Maximum Conductor Temperature 90℃
Short Circuit Temperature 250℃
Operating Temperatures -40℃~+90℃
Minimum Bending Radius static: 10×OD; dynamic: 20×OD
Impacted Resistant Yes
Weather Resistant Yes

Dimensions and Weight

Construction No. of Strand Nominal Insulation Thickness Nominal Overall Diameter Nominal Weight
No.× AWG - mm inches mm inches kg/km lbs/kft
1×6mm² 7/19 2.3 0.09 11.0 0.43 180 121
1×8 7/19 2.3 0.09 14.3 0.565 298 200
1×6 7/19 2.3 0.09 15.4 0.605 366 246
1×4 7/19 2.3 0.09 17.0 0.668 513 345