The USGS will be releasing the Earthquake Early Warning System for public use in 2018. All airports in the west will need to understand how this will directly impact shutdown of critical infrastructure, alerting to the public and changes in the airport safety systems.
The objective is to produce an aviation symbol library... more »
Develop airport-specific Incident Command System training courses at the ICS-100 and ICS-200 levels that meets NIMS training standards as established by the National Incident Management System Training Program.
This project proposes a look into building design and furniture layout for protection of the general public and airport employees during an active shooter event.
The goal of this research is to provide airports with best practices for addressing the homeless at airports.
How can airports set up incubators unit to create a space for innovators to solve airport problems based on challenges placed on them from different departments? Then, using the resulting solution, partner (in terms of equity) with the innovators. Help them form companies that the airport can partner with. Then market to other airports.
- Loss of NAVIADS
- The airport has power... more »
Practical, usable, efficient, and fair methods for clarifying use of operational airspace near to the ground
Develop guidelines for the design of runway infrastructure to meet the unique needs of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs). The output of the research could be a guidebook to help practitioners design aviation facilities dedicated to safely and efficiently meet the operational requirements of UAVs of various sizes and configurations.
• Enhancing SA and ORM for personnel other than those manning the Flight Safety... more »
Demonstrate an autonomous system that meets flight requirements for
small airports and commercial operators.
To further categorize Airport Surface Deviations causal factors in terms of airport design and operational characteristics.