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FTS 800 Voltage Driven Airport Lighting

L-849 Unidirectional Airport Approach Light
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A voltage driven unidirectional white airport approach light, Flash Technology’s FTS 800 conforms to FAA L-849 styles A and E airport lighting requirements. It is suitable for simple REIL installations or to complete approach light systems, such MALSR, MALSF, SSALSR and ALSF I and II for runway alignment and threshold marking. The FTS 800 is compatible with air-to-ground radio controllers and ground-to-ground remote systems. Mount flashhead and power converter components separately when appropriate for terrain requirements.


FTS 800 Features

  • Compatible with air-to-ground radio controllers and ground-to-ground remote systems
  • Modular design for easy maintenance
  • Longer flashtube life due to low voltage (±500VDC) required for operation
  • May be set for single-step or three-step intensity
  • Flash Technology meets the Buy American Act with all our airport lighting systems


FTS 800 Options

  • 50 Hz and 60 Hz systems
  • Control and monitor approach lights remotely with FTC 183
  • Automatically change approach light intensity to match intensity of CCR controlled runway lights with the FTC 435
  • Internal system controller – FTC 415
  • Component level technical training available


This product complies with ICAO lighting regulations.

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    FLASHHEAD – FH 800

    Flash Rate

    120 fpm


    30° minimum horiztonal coverage


    10° minimum vertical beam

    Elevation Angle

    Adjustable elevation angle 0 to 25°


    4 lbs. (1.82 kg)


    10.8 x 7.3” (226.1 mm x 198.1mm)


    High Intensity Power Consumption

    135 watts at 60 fpm
    190 watts at 120 fpm

    Medium Intensity Power Consumption

    65 watts at 60 fpm
    75 watts at 120 fpm

    Low Intensity Power Consumption

    50 watts at 60 fpm
    55 watts at 120 fpm


    2.8A to 6.6A


    50/60 Hz



    Internal Surge Protection



    21 lbs. (9.53 kg)


    12.3″ H x 19.5″ W x 13.5″ D (312 x 494 x 341 mm)


    High Intensity

    Standard – 15,000 ECD
    Canadian – 20,000 ECD

    Low Intensity

    Standard – 1,500 ECD
    Canadian – 2,000 ECD

    Medium Intensity

    Standard – 300 ECD
    Canadian – 450 ECD