740 CMR 22.02 - Traffic on the Aerodrome

Current through Register 1466, April 1, 2022

(1) No person shall operate a motor vehicle of any kind on the aerodrome in a reckless manner or in excess of 20 mph on ramps and aprons. No person shall operate any such vehicle, except emergency vehicles, on the taxiways, runways, perimeter roads or any other area comprising the aerodrome, and not heretofore mentioned, in excess of 25 mph.
(2) A moving aircraft or one with engines running, ready to move, or an aircraft under tow has the right of way over all vehicles.
(3) Vehicles operating on the ramps and/or aprons shall remain within the motor vehicle lanes to the maximum extent possible.
(4) Vehicles operating on the ramp and/or apron areas are prohibited from driving across passenger loading lanes associated with an aircraft at a gate position.
(5) Riding on baggage carts, trailer hitches, fenders, or on any portion of a vehicle not equipped with proper seats, running board, or handholds is prohibited.
(6) All vehicle lights shall be lighted during the hours of darkness or during the time of reduced visibility (rain, fog, snow, etc.) when said vehicle is being operated on the aerodrome.
(7) No person shall operate any motorized vehicle when his vision is restricted due to the load being carried. In any event, no motorized vehicle may be operated except as specifically prescribed by 740 CMR 22.00 and authorized by the Executive Director.
(8) The maximum number of baggage carts which can be towed at one time is as follows:
(a) A maximum of six baggage carts or pods, under ten feet in length each.
(b) A maximum of four baggage carts or pods, over ten feet in length each.
(c) A maximum of three dollies with double moveable axles.
(9) The provisions of 740 CMR 22.02 shall not apply to emergency vehicles responding to an emergency.


740 CMR 22.02

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