TSEWG TP-22 Airfield/Heliport/Helipad Portable Lighting Requirements in a Theater Of Operations (TO) (FOR ARMY ONLY)  


This Technical Paper provides U.S. Army policy for portable lighting requirements at airfields, heliports, helipads and other landing areas for contingency, training, and temporary use in a TO. It applies to all Army organizations responsible for operating Army airfield/heliports/helipads or employing portable lighting systems.

It is intended for:

  • Army Acquisition Program Managers responsible for developing, testing, procuring and fielding portable airfield lighting systems;
  • U.S. Army aviation units responsible for deploying portable airfield lighting systems and training personnel in the system’s use;
  • construction contractors building and expanding airfields / heliports / helipads;
  • other organizations responsible for airfield construction and;
  • organizations responsible for maintenance and operations of airfields/heliports/helipads.