|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.
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.