Chapter 22. Municipal Airport
Sec. 22-22. Operation of vehicles on runways, taxiways and ramps.
(1) No vehicle shall enter, be driven upon or operated upon any airport runway, taxiway, ramp, tie-down area or any area posted by signs prohibiting the entrance thereon.
(2) The provisions of this section shall not apply to emergency equipment or service, maintenance and construction equipment when engaged in performing normal duties.
(3) Aircraft owners may be granted authorization by the airport manager or his designated representative to operate a vehicle to reach their own aircraft in a tie-down area. Aircraft owners desiring to operate a vehicle for this purpose will request such authorization in advance. Any authorization granted shall apply only to a specific need request. Blanket-type authorizations shall not be granted. Unless specifically authorized, aircraft owners shall not pass over any runway, taxiway or ramp and shall proceed through the tie-down area at a speed not to exceed ten miles per hour. They shall not at any time park a vehicle on any area used for the movement of aircraft. Such authorization shall not be granted contrary to the provisions of part 139, Federal Aviation Regulations.
(Code 1982, § 21.11)
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