Research Projects

Research Projects

This Collection is for research ideas whose objectives are to develop guidance, tools, or best practices.

Research Projects

Created by (@heidi0)

Guidance on Holistic Airport Master Planning

Guidance on holisitic master planning that goes beyond just future

facility and infrastructure that includes the sub categories such as IT,

Operations, Security and Maintenance as examples. It would also provide guidance on how to develop a "plan" for the ancillary operating areas and how important components may be rolled into a true master plan

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25 votes
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Research Projects

Created by (@jim.halley)

Regional and State Aviation System Plan Implementation

There has been much research conducted on developing regional and state

system plans but none on implementing them, tracking/impacting system

performance measures, conducting follow-on studies to support system

plan implementation, etc.

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14 votes
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Research Projects

Created by (@jimharding)

Aviation Symbol System & Guidelines

Research and develop a universal Aviation Symbol Signs System for the airport/travel sector that is comprehensive, rigorously tested, and industry accepted, as well as provide guidelines for their best use in airports. The focus will be on pedestrian wayfinding and safety related symbols. Process should be based on a global approach with U.S. airport application. The objective is to produce an aviation symbol library ...more »

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12 votes
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Research Projects

Created by (@gdgosling)

Air Passenger Values of Time and Qualitative Travel Attributes

The objective of the proposed research is to update and extend the estimated values of travel time savings determined in ACRP Project 03-19 and broaden the scope to include not only travel time savings but also other quantitative service attributes, such as walking distance, and the perceived values attributed by air passengers to improvements in qualitative levels of service, such as ride quality and comfort. One important ...more »

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11 votes
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Research Projects

Created by (@michael.james)

Commercial Space Transportation Noise Model Enhancement and Validation

The objectives of this research are to design and conduct an evaluation and validation of the space operations noise model developed under ACRP 02-66 and to recommend future research efforts to improve model accuracy using the community noise measurement database collected under ACRP 02 81.

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10 votes
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Research Projects

Created by (@simon.mosbah)

Improving Airport Master Planning through Meaningful Stakeholder and Public Participation

A guidebook containing valuable information for airport managers and planners, including case studies and the identification of best practices to assist airport internal and external stakeholders in optimizing the usefulness of the master planning process, and ways in which said process can help airport managers articulate to the external public and stakeholders the need to solve challenges they face: - Stakeholder involvement ...more »

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8 votes
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