AIRPORT RULES AND REGULATIONS AS PUBLISHED BY PPOA
SECTION 8 : AIRPORT
8.1.1. Aircraft with an operating weight of greater than 12,500 pounds are prohibited from using the Pecan Plantation Airport.
8.1.2. Members are responsible for the call-in registration with security of guests when the guest arrives in an aircraft not accompanied by the member.
8.1.3. Unattended aircraft may not be parked on a paved turn-around or closer than 50 ft. to the runway.
8.1.4. Aircraft parking in any common parking area (Planeview Park area and not on private property) shall be limited to temporary / visitor aircraft parking.
8.1.5. All aircraft shall park at operator’s risk.
8.1.6. Parking is allowed in the fuel farm area for the purpose to refuel only. The aircraft should then be promptly moved.
8.1.7. No un-attended child below the age of 16 shall be on the runway for any purpose. Un-attended shall mean without adult supervision.
8.2 Vehicle Ground Operations
8.2.1. Other than aircraft, only golf carts, emergency, maintenance and inspection vehicles shall be permitted on or near the surface of the runway, common airport grounds, common taxiways or in the common aircraft parking area. Grounds on either side of the runway, grounds on both runway ends and grounds in the aircraft parking area on the hill east of the Planeview Park are all common grounds belonging to the airport. Common taxiways are those belonging to PPOA and not owned by home owners.
8.2.2. Aircraft may be towed by any device or vehicle agreeable to the aircraft owner. Light weight towing vehicles such as golf carts shall be used. However, if no other means are acceptable an aircraft may be towed by an automobile.
8.2.3. Persons 16 years and older, on golf carts, bicycles or walking may cross the runway after yielding right of way to aircraft; and the person executes the crossover in expedited manner.
8.2.4. Parking of automobiles shall be limited to designated hard surface parking areas located on the north end of the Planeview Park.
8.2.5. Irresponsible and or intentional acts causing damage to aircraft, grounds, taxiways, bridges, runway, lighting systems, Planeview Park building and facilities or any other airport asset shall be considered a flagrant rule violation. (As Amended 11/1/2007)
8.3 Use of Runway
8.3.1. The runway is solely provided for aircraft operations and the following is specifically prohibited: Using the runway for a place to walk, run, jog, bicycle, skateboard, roller-skate, ride golf carts (except to cross the runway), fly kites, fly model airplanes, or any other activity not necessary for the support of aircraft flight or ground operations is a flagrant rule violation for such could cause danger to life and/or property. (As Amended 10/04/07)