Engineering - Course - Air Transport Planning

  • Course Code: CVLE711
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Crs.)
  • Course Type: Public Works (PUWO)

Course Description

Components of air transport (airport activity, types of airport, aircraft characteristics), Airport planning (organization and finance, development of study design, demand and technology forecasts, determination of facility requirements), Airspace traffic control (Airways, navigation aids, air traffic control facilities, air traffic control operations, air traffic control development trends), Design of air side area (runway configuration, runway Geometry, runway Length, runway capacity analysis, taxiway layout, holding aprons, markings, lighting, pavement design, drainage), Design and operation of land side area (air terminal building, vehicular circulation and parking, terminal ground access).