Aviation Environmental Impacts and Airport-Level Mitigations


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Aviation Environmental Impacts and Airport-Level Mitigations
1011102Aviation Environmental Impacts and Airport-Level Mitigations
Introduction Reducing environmental impacts while also meeting the needs of growing demand is a key challenge for the air transportation system in the twenty-first century. Remarkable technical progress over the last several decades has made aircraft significantly quieter, cleaner, and more fuel-efficient. However, continued growth in demand threatens to outpace future technical progress, while political and public awareness of environmental concerns continues to increase. Many major airport developments have been significantly delayed (or even cancelled) at great expense because of e…
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Dr. Richard de Neufville; Dr. Amedeo R. Odoni; Dr. Peter P. Belobaba; Dr. Tom G. Reynolds: Airport Systems: Planning, Design, and Management, Second Edition. Aviation Environmental Impacts and Airport-Level Mitigations, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2013), AccessEngineering Export