This plan is an update of the Iowa State Airport System Plan prepared during 1971 and 1972. The current plan is intended to provide a new look at the aviation needs of the state and to revise and update the State Airport System Plan to reflect recent changes in economic conditions, in the social and environmental concerns of the public, and in the air transportation industry itself. This report discusses the development of a state plan; inventory of existing aeronautical facilities; sources of aviation statistics and forecasts; national, state, and local socio-economic factors affecting aeronautical activity; forecasts of aeronautical activity; airport systems requirements; the state airport system; requirements for navigation aids; implementation and continuous planning; and, third level air carrier feasibility study.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared for the Iowa Department of Transportation.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Iowa State University, Ames

    Engineering Experiment Station
    Ames, IA  United States  50011
  • Publication Date: 1976-5

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 437 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00173865
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 14 2003 12:00AM