Is there any dataset available for detection of Foreign Object Debris (FOD) on Runways and Taxiways of Airports?

We have a project in which we want to detect any foreign object on the runway. These objects mostly consist of airplane parts metal/ plastic/ rubber etc.

Is there any images/ dataset available for this purpose?


found with a simple internet search, for which there are several results...

one result is this paper

Foreign object debris material recognition based on convolutional neural networks


provides a download link to the FOD data

The FOD material dataset can be downloaded from Google Drive.

(136 MB) https://drive.google.com/file/d/1UTxZQUipkX6_rC9AoCaweeeeOPrOG1_B

  • Thank you for sharing. But this dataset is for the classification of the FOD material type. What I am looking for is the dataset for the localization of foreign object debris present on the runway surface. – Hassaan Awan Dec 1 '20 at 13:14

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