airport engineering planning design and development of 21st century airports fourth edition pdf

In particular, airport capacity has become the basis of evaluating airport performance and as the primary determinant of airport improvement, expansion, and development. Chapters 10 and 12 incorporate the recently published procedures and practices relating to spreadsheet design using new
Transportation Research Board (TRB-Airport Cooperative Research Program and FAA
methods for passenger terminal planning and pavement design.

New Chapters 15 and 16
have been included to cover matters relating to the increasingly important subjects of
simulation and the developments of the airport city concepts. Chapter 17 has been
totally revamped and updated to describe current thinking and regulations in the area
of environmental impact. Elsewhere, all chapters have been updated to 2010 standards
and practices to reflect industry structure, operational and market practices, and modern
technology.