FOCUS ON AIRPORT PLANNING - AIRPORT ACCESS PLANNING IN CALIFORNIA

The article describes the problems brought about by the rapid increase in airport traffic in California. The growth in air passengers has led to a large increase in the time taken for surface travel and processing at airports. Factors contributing to this increased time are examined and A comprehensive planning approach is proposed as a solution. Methods of collecting data on vehicle characteristics and transportation system elements are described. The system design process is illustrated using the recommended access plan for San Diego international airport as an example. Detailed information of the type, magnitude, location and duration of vehicle traffic associated with air passengers is required to develop an effective solution. Traffic associated with adjacent industrial, commercial, cargo, /TRRL/ access plan.

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    Printerhall Limited

    29 Newmart Street
    London W1P 3PE,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Sheppard, W V
  • Publication Date: 1976-5

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  • Accession Number: 00139030
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 1 1976 12:00AM