Airport Planning & Management, by Alexander T. Wells

Airport Planning & Management

by Alexander T. Wells & Seth B. Young

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ISBN-13:
9780071750233
Copyright Date:
2011
Edition:
6th
Pages:
436
Binding:
Paperback
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Airport site selection, design, access, financing, regulations, security, capacity, and technological advances.

  • * Security Issues
  • * Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Mandates
  • * Post 9/11 Developments
  • * Aviation Improvement and Reform Act
  • * Breakout of FAA Regulations, Advisories, Forms, and More
  • * Airspace and Air Traffic Control Coverage
  • * Financial Planning and Demand Forecasting
  • * Improvements in Planning
  • * Environmental, Noise, and Liability Issues
  • * Technological Improvements, Landside and Airside
  • * Future Trends and Challenges
  • * Information Resources
  • * Review questions for text use or self study

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Extensively revised and updated to reflect post 9/11 changes in the industry, this new edition of the benchmark text and reference in airport planning and management brings aviation students and professionals comprehensive, timely, and authoritative coverage of a challenging field. Airport Planning & Management is an essential resource for understanding fundamentals, as well as current developments in policy and practice in airport management. Covering planning and managing techniques, new technologies, statistics, trends, and regulatory issues, this is a complete and comprehensive course in airports. Offering expert guidance on airport site selection, design, access, financing, law and regulation, security, capacity, technological advances, and other issues essential to the development and management of airports, Airport Planning & Management brings you a true insider's view of airport decision-making.

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"Excellent and comprehensive."
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"A must-read for students and anyone wanting to learn more about the how and why of airports."
Airliners

Extensively revised and updated to reflect post-9/11 changes in the industry, this new edition of the benchmark text and reference in airport planning and management brings aviation students and professionals comprehensive, timely, and authoritative coverage of a challenging field.

Airport Planning & Management, by Alexander Wells, Ed.D. and Seth B. Young, Ph.D., is an essential resource for understanding fundamentals, as well as current developments in policy and practice in airport management. Covering planning and managing techniques, new technologies, statistics, trends, and regulatory issues, this is a complete and comprehensive course in airports. Offering expert guidance on airport site selection, design, access, financing, law and regulation, security, capacity, technological advances, and other issues essential to the development and management of airports, Airport Planning & Management brings you a true insider's view of airport decision-making.


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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Acknowledgments
Preface
Pt. I Airports and airport systems 1
1 Airports and airport systems: An introduction 3
2 Airports and airport systems: Organization and administration 29
3 Airports and airport systems: A historical and legislative perspective 53
Pt. II The components of the airport 97
4 The airfield 99
5 Airspace and air traffic control 153
6 Airport terminals and ground access 193
Pt. III Airport operations and financial management 249
7 Airport operations management under FAR Part 139 251
8 Airport security 279
9 Airport financial management 309
Pt. IV Airport public administration and planning 345
10 The economic, political, and social role of airports 347
11 Airport planning 365
12 Airport capacity and delay 413
13 The future of airport management 461
Phonetic alphabet 469
Abbreviations 471
Code of Federal Regulations: 14 CFR-Aeronautics and Space, Parts 1 through 199 477
Code of Federal Regulations: 49 CFR-1500 Series: Transportation Security Regulations 481
Federal Aviation Administration 150 Series Advisory Circulars 483
Glossary 501
Index 549

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Broadens its field of study Aug 24, 2011 Book News, Inc. Portland OR US
  Wells (professor emeritus, aviation, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University) and Rodrigues (applied aviation science, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University) have added new material on today’s ground and air security concerns, changes in systems and regulations, and new maintenance and flight technologies to this fourth edition of a text for students, especially those with a limited background in... more...

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