Research Roadmap in the Area of Airport Operations and Maintenance

This report outlines the key research gaps and areas of interest for airports in the field of operations and maintenance (O&M) over the next five years. Based on the result of the outreach and literature review, forty-two research ideas were generated and categorized into nine high-level themes, including: Continuity of Operations; Financial Resources and Procurement; Facility and Operational Modernization; General Asset Management and Maintenance; Integrating Advanced and/or Disruptive Technologies; Safety and Security; Sustainability and Resiliency; Unmanned Aerial Systems/Vehicles; and O&M Workforce. The completed “Research Roadmap in the Area of Airport Operations and Maintenance” consists of this narrative research roadmap report; Appendix B, graphical representation of the roadmap; Appendix C, research ideas database; and a narrated PowerPoint presentation describing the roadmap and related products.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Edition: Contractor’s Final State of the Industry Report
  • Features: Appendices; References;
  • Pagination: 30p
  • Serial:
  • Publication flags:

    Open Access (libre)

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01695254
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9780309489669
  • Report/Paper Numbers: ACRP 11-02/ Task 29
  • Files: TRIS, TRB, ATRI
  • Created Date: Feb 20 2019 2:39PM