DESIGN FACTORS - PASSENGER AND CARGO TERMINALS AND ASSOCIATED HANDLING AREAS, WITH DISCUSSION

THE DESIGN AND LAYOUT PLANNING OF A PASSENGER TERMINAL COMPLEX IN A MAJOR CIVIL AIRPORT ARE EXAMINED IN TERMS OF SYSTEMS AND FLOW ROUTES INTENDED TO FACILITATE AND SHORTEN THE BEGINNING OR THE END OF A JOURNEY BY AIR. REQUIREMENTS AND GUIDELINES ARE GIVEN FOR THE DESIGN OF THE INTERFACE WITH SURFACE TRANSIT SYSTEMS, CHECK-IN FACILITIES, GOVERNMENT CONTROL AREAS, INFORMATION CENTERS, BAGGAGE HANDLING SYSTEMS, PASSENGER LOADING BRIDGES, GATE LOUNGES, AND ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT. AIRCRAFT PARKING APRONS AND REQUIRED AIRCRAFT MANEUVERS ARE CONSIDERED TOGETHER WITH CARGO HANDLING FACILITIES. /IAA/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Civil Aviation Safety Center

    Beirut International Airport 6400
    Beirut,   Lebanon 
  • Authors:
    • Tutty, E B
  • Publication Date: 1971

Media Info

  • Pagination: 15 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00203784
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Aerospace Abstracts
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Conf Proc
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 17 1973 12:00AM