|aeroway = parking_position|
|A location where an airplane can park|
|Used on these elements|
|Status: de facto|
|Tools for this tag|
How to map
As a node
Put a node where the nose wheel stops. Tag the node.
As a way
Draw a way from the relevant taxiway and to the nose wheel position. The direction of the way indicates the direction a plane should park. This usually means that the last node of the way should be where the nose wheel is parked. Tag the way.
Tag with aeroway=parking_position.
Additional information can be specified using these keys:
|ref=*||The reference number / name of the parking_position.|
|ele=*||The elevation tag should be used for the altitude of the parking position.|
|surface=*||Use this tag if the physical makeup of the surface of the parking_position if different from the apron it is located on. Typical examples: paved, sand, grass, gravel, snow, unpaved.|
|maxweight=*||Use this tag for the maximum weight of aircraft to park at this position. Particular relevant to light aircraft tie-down positions, etc.|
This is to document how this tag is used currently. It may not have been discussed or voted upon.