OPERATIONS UNDER THE AIRPORT AND AIRWAY DEVELOPMENT ACT

THE AIRPORTS PROGRAM IS BASED PRIMARILY ON THE PROVISIONS OF THE AIRPORT AND AIRWAY DEVELOPMENT ACT OF 1970 (PUBLIC LAW 91-258) ENACTED ON 21 MAY 1970. PRINCIPAL ACTIVITIES OF THIS PROGRAM INCLUDE: PREPARATION OF A NATIONAL AIRPORT SYSTEM PLAN; ADMINISTERING PROGRAMS OF GRANTS-IN-AID FOR AIRPORT PLANNING AND AIRPORT DEVELOPMENT; DEVELOPMENT AND APPLICATION OF AIRPORT PLANNING, ENGINEERING, AND SAFETY STANDARDS; AIRPORT CERTIFICATION AND INSPECTION FOR SAFETY OF OPERATIONS; FIELD COLLECTION OF INFORMATION FOR THE AIRPORT DATA PROGRAM; PARTICIPATION IN TRANSFER OF FEDERAL LAND AND PROPERTY FOR CIVIL AIRPORT USE; AND THE PROGRAM FOR ASSURING COMPLIANCE AND ENFORCEMENT OF AIRPORT AGREEMENTS. /AUTHOR/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Aviation Administration

    800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20591
  • Publication Date: 1971-6-30

Media Info

  • Pagination: 46 p.

Subject/Index Terms

  • TRT Terms: Airports; Development; Laws; Safety
  • Uncontrolled Terms: Programs
  • Subject Areas: Administration and Management; Aviation; Economics; Highways; Law; Planning and Forecasting; Safety and Human Factors; Society; Terminals and Facilities;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00200611
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Scientific & Technical Aerospace Repts
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 29 1973 12:00AM