14 CFR 27.1397 - Color specifications.

§ 27.1397 Color specifications.
Each position light color must have the applicable International Commission on Illumination chromaticity coordinates as follows:
(a) Aviation red—
y is not greater than 0.335; and
z is not greater than 0.002.
(b) Aviation green—
x is not greater than 0.440−0.320y;
x is not greater than y−0.170; and
y is not less than 0.390−0.170x.
(c) Aviation white—
x is not less than 0.300 and not greater than 0.540;
y is not less than x−0.040” or y c−0.010, whichever is the smaller; and
y is not greater than x 0.020 nor 0.636−0.400x;
Where y c is the y coordinate of the Planckian radiator for the value of x considered.
[Doc. No. 5074, 29 FR 15695, Nov. 24, 1964, as amended by Amdt. 27-6, 36 FR 12972, July 10, 1971]

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  • 2014-07-31; vol. 79 # 147 - Thursday, July 31, 2014
    1. 79 FR 44320 - Interest in Restructure of Rotorcraft Airworthiness Standards
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Aviation Administration
      Notice of Disposition of Comments.
      The docket is terminated as of July 31, 2014.
      14 CFR Parts 27 and 29