Airport Systems: Planning, Design and Management

This textbook presents a comprehensive look at airport planning, design, and management. Part I, Introduction, includes topics such as an overview of the airport industry, organizational change, trends in airline fleets, airline operations, and international differences. Part II, Systems Planning Design and Management, includes topics such as strategic plans, cost estimation, multi-airport systems, market dynamics, environmental impacts, climate change, organizational structures, financing, and user charges. Part III, Airside, includes topics related to airfields such as design, capacity, delay, air traffic management, and demand management. Part IV, Landside, includes topics such as design and configuration of passenger buildings, regional airport access, and parking. Part V, Reference Materials, includes data validation, forecasting, and queues and queuing. This book focuses on commercial airports with more than one million passengers per year. A variety of airports from around the world serve as case studies. This second edition includes updates to environmental regulations, the latest aircraft and air traffic control technology, and updated international rules.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Edition: Second Edition
  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 816p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01496675
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9780071770583
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 21 2013 3:00PM