This work, used as a course book in the American Association of Airport Executives' accreditation programme, features coverage of industry developments, techniques, statistics, trends and legislation. This revised edition includes highlights of technological advances in airport operations and management, and discusses how airports are readying themselves for change in ownership as airports become privatized.
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"Excellent and comprehensive." --Bookends
A 'must-read' for students and anyone wanting to learn more about the 'how and why' of airports." --Airliners
Extensively revised and updated, this new edition of the benchmark reference in airport planning and management brings aviation professionals and students comprehensive, timely, and authoritative coverage of a challenging field.
Alexander Wells' Airport Planning and Management is the industry source for current developments, cutting-edge planning and managing techniques, new technologies, statistics, trends, and regulatory issues. A complete course in airports, from history through previews of tomorrow's challenges, this comprehensive, leading-edge text is the course book chosen by experts. Offering expert guidance on airport site selection, design, access, financing, law and regulation, security, capacity, technological advances, and other issues important to the development and management of airports, Airport Planning and Management brings you a true insider's view of airport decision making. Along the way, noted aviation author Alexander T. Wells provides review questions that make this book perfect as a text or self-study tool.
NEW OR EXPANDED IN THIS EDITION
Passenger Facility Charges
Terminal Design Updates
Airport-Airway System Developments
Airside Technology Improvements
Landside Technology Improvements
Noise and Environmental Regulations
Military Base Conversions
Information SourcesAbout the Author:
Alexander T. Wells, Ed.D., recently retired Professor at the College of Business at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Florida, is a consultant to airport management with over 25 years of experience. He is the author of such leading texts as Commercial Aviation Safety, Second Edition, also from McGraw-Hill.Seth B. Young is an Associate Professor of Airport and Transportation Management in the College of Business at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Florida. Dr. Young has extensive experience in airport management consulting, is a certified member of the American Association of Airport Executives, and holds a current FAA instrument-rated private pilot’s certificate.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0071360093