NEW YORK OFFSHORE AIRPORT FEASIBILITY STUDY. VOLUME 1. INTRODUCTION, SUMMARY AND CONCLUSION--ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION AND ECONOMIC ANALYSIS. FINAL REPORT
The feasibility of an offshore airport for the New York Metropolitan Area was studied by investigating a large number of multidisciplinary technical, economic, environmental, and community factors. A summary of the analyses, findings and conclusions is presented, in which the following topics are discussed: air traffic projections, site selection, air side operations, ground access systems, offshore structural concepts, airport configurations, environmental protection, ancillary functions, financial analysis, and community impact. Results show that an offshore airport is technically, financially, and environmentally feasible.
Saphier Lerner Schindler Environetics600 Madison Avenue
New York, NY United States
- Publication Date: 1974-12
- Pagination: 169 p.
- TRT Terms: Air traffic; Airport capacity; Airports; Costs; Economic analysis; Environmental protection; Feasibility analysis; Forecasting; Landside capacity; Location; Offshore airports; Structural design
- Uncontrolled Terms: Airport design; Airspace capacity
- Old TRIS Terms: Air traffic forecasts; Community impact
- Subject Areas: Aviation; Economics; Environment; Finance; Terminals and Facilities;
- Accession Number: 00155838
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
- Contract Numbers: DOT-FA71WA-2626
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Sep 28 1977 12:00AM