Airport Systems, Second Edition: Planning, Design and Management

Hardcover | May 14, 2013

byRichard de Neufville, Amedeo Odoni, Peter Belobaba

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THE MOST PRACTICAL, COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO THE PLANNING, DESIGN, AND MANAGEMENT OF AIRPORTS--UPDATED BY LEADING PROFESSIONALS

"With the accelerated rate of change occurring throughout the aviation industry, this edition is a timely and very effective resource for ensuring both airport professionals and those interested in airports acquire a comprehensive understanding of the changes taking place, and how they impact airports and the communities they serve. A must read." -- James M. Crites, Executive Vice President of Operations, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

"Airport Systems has been a must read for my management team and my graduate students because of its outstanding comprehensiveness and clarity. Now further enhanced by an expanded treatment of both environmental and air carrier issues, it promises to retain its placeas the foremost text in the airport planning, engineering and management field." -- Dr. Lloyd McCoomb, retired CEO Toronto-Pearson Airport, Chair of Canadian Air Transport Security Authority

"The chapter on Dynamic Strategic Planning should be required reading for every airport CEO and CFO. As de Neufville and Odoni emphasise, the aviation world is constantly changing and airport master planning must evolve to be more strategic and adaptable to ever changing conditions." -- Dr. Michael Tretheway, Chief Economist, InterVISTAS Consulting Group

Over the past decade, the airport industry has evolved considerably. Airport technology has changed. New research has taken place. The major airlines have consolidated, changing demand for airport services. In order to reflect these and other major shifts in the airport industry, some of the world's leading professionals have updated the premier text on airport design – making it, now more than ever, the field's most comprehensive resource of its kind.

NEW TO THIS EDITION:

  • Chapter-ending conclusions, with reference material, and exercises
  • Coverage of the latest aircraft technology and air traffic control
  • Advances in the design, planning, and management of airports
  • Additional chapter on Aircraft Impact on Airports
  • Updated environmental regulations and international rules
  • Two contributing authors from Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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THE MOST PRACTICAL, COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO THE PLANNING, DESIGN, AND MANAGEMENT OF AIRPORTS--UPDATED BY LEADING PROFESSIONALS"With the accelerated rate of change occurring throughout the aviation industry, this edition is a timely and very effective resource for ensuring both airport professionals and those interested in airports acqui...

Dr. Richard de Neufville is Professor of Engineering Systems and Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at MIT. He is known for his development of engineering systems analysis and many texts, most recently, Flexibility in Engineering Design. He has consulted and taught on airport planning “on all continents except Antarctica”...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:9.2 × 6.5 × 1.9 inPublished:May 14, 2013Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071770585

ISBN - 13:9780071770583

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Table of Contents

Part 1: Introduction
Part 2: Systems Planning, Design, and Management
Part 3: Airside
Part 4: Landside
Part 5: Reference Material