Research Projects

Research Projects

This Collection is for research ideas whose objectives are to develop guidance, tools, or best practices.
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Tackling the Economics of Concessions

The Concessions industry has evolved greatly over the past decade. The volume of ACDBE's, Concessionaires, and lines of business have grown significantly. Each Airport has developed programs differently. Understanding the economics of the Concessionaires (living wages, pricing models, operational costs, etc.) as well as Airports (pouring rights, leasing structures, CRDC's, etc.) is critical to Commercial Management.... more »

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Enabling Airports to be ACR/PCR Compliant - From Design to Implementation

The new (Aircraft Classification Rating) ACR- (Pavement Classification Rating) PCR pavement strength reporting method is to be implemented by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) and airports around the world are working towards ensuring that their airports are complying with the new requirements. For airports in developing countries and local airports, this can be challenging due to the availability of... more »

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Worldwide Best Practices to Improve Airport Safety

Research and summarize the state of the art in airport safety initiatives and tools that have been used successfully by the industry worldwide. Initiatives can be in terms of technology, processes, procedures, safety organization, safety promotion and supporting tools.

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Tool for Sharing Experience on Successful Airport Safety Initiatives and Programs

Based on research of best practices by the industry, plan and design a tool to support sharing of experiences among airports. The tool should be user friendly for those posting their experiences as well as for those searching for best practices related to airport safety.

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Guidebook for Integrating Safety Assurance with and into SRM

Develop practical guidance to the spectrum of Part 139 airports that implement SMS on how to integrate two key components of SMS: Safety Risk Management and Safety Assurance. User should understand the relationship between the two components and how the two processes interact with practical airport examples for clarification.

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Design of a Web Library for Airport Safety

Design a web library for airport safety to contain public documentation and research that can support airport's safety initiatives. The library should be organized in modules to help the user navigate the available information selecting appropriate topics.

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Airport SMS Software Best Practices and Desirable Characteristics

Develop practical guidance on the type of software to support the airport's SMS initiatives. It should include recommendations for the spectrum of Part 139 airports, indicate key modules, integration to existing systems, reporting of hazards and risks, monitoring of actions, management of safety data, etc. A list of available solutions with advantages and disadvantages should be incorporated to the guidance.

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