Frequently Asked Questions
How does NGS compute the Airport Reference Point (ARP) position?
Use this interactive ARP computation utility to compute the approximate geometric center of all usable runways at an Airport.
What are the specifications of the imaginary surfaces (Obstruction Identification Surface - OIS)?
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What is a PACS? What is a SACS? What is a CORS? What is a HARN Station?
How clear should the area surrounding a PACS or SACS station be?
How can I Access CORS Data?
How can I Retrieve a Survey Point Data Sheet?
How can I Compute Runway, Stopway, and Displaced Threshold Lengths using the NGS INVERSE3D program?
What is the UDDF format?
What is a good example of a Directory Structure for a Final Report?
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