Airfield ground lighting


Primary circuit (5 kV)

  • Located between Constant Current Regulators (CCRs) and transformers on the runways
  • Durable, watertight cables
  • Available in several XLPE insulated versions with PVC, PE or XLPE sheaths
  • Ideal for ducts, trenches or direct burial

Nexans supplied 2,700 km of primary circuit cables to Abu Dhabi (UAE), 1,500 km to Jeddah (Saudi Arabia), and 1,600 km to Hong Kong (China) International Airports.

Secondary circuit

  • Highly flexible multiple 2-core standard rubber cable
  • Short spans for 1,000 volt connections between runway transformers and lamps.

Installed in airports in Europe, the Middle East and East-Asia, a complete range of secondary circuit cables can be delivered in extremely short timeframes. Nexans is the only cable company manufacturing both primary and secondary circuit cables.

Airfield ground lighting