Runways, Taxiways and Airfield Lighting

1. Are all markings and signs easily seen and in good repair?

2. Are runways and necessary taxiways cleared of debris, snow, FOD, etc..?

3. Is there any circumstances that aircrew should know about?(Construction, etc..)

4.Are there any broken or burned out lights?(Runway, taxiways, approach, hold short, crossing, etc..)


1. When was the last check completed?

2.Has the tower been made of aware of the RCR?

Bird/Wildlife Activity

1. What is the current bird watch condition?

2. Does the tower and base operations have the same information?

Enter the location, type and amount of Bird/Wildlife seen on the airfield.

3. Is the bird/wildlife posing a hazard to flight operations?

4. Is the grass height being maintained to the 7 to 14 inch requirement?

Snow Removal (Optional)

1. Is the runway and taxiways clear of snow?

2. Are there any snow berms that may restrict visibility or hinder operations an the airfield?

Foreign Object Damage (FOD) Prevention

1. Is the runway and taxiways, EOR, aircraft parking ramps?

Flight Line Traffic

1. Are all f\drivers following the speed limit and using seatbelts?

2. Is proper vehicle lighting being used when required?

3. Are FOD checks being accomplished prior to entering the airfield or after leaving the prepared surface?

Flight Line Personnel

1. Are personnel using personal protective equipment (PPE) when prevalent.

2. Do you see horse play on the flight line?

3. Specifically is hearing protection being used when needed?

Base Operations


Report Routing

Supervisor Signature:


Superintendent Signature:


Commanders Signature:


Safety Office Signature:


Wing Commander Signature


Please note that this checklist is a hypothetical example and provides basic information only. It is not intended to take the place of, among other things, workplace, health and safety advice; medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment; or other applicable laws. You should also seek your own professional advice to determine if the use of such checklist is permissible in your workplace or jurisdiction.