Ground Access and Distribution


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Ground Access and Distribution
1011102Ground Access and DistributionGood ground access is vital for an airport. It is an indispensable ingredient of good service and maintains the attractiveness of the airport for the users and the value for the airport operators. The issue is that providing adequate and appropriate means of getting to and from the airport is a major challenge for airport planners and operators.Because most users and employees of the airport are widely dispersed over the metropolitan area, it is inevitable that cars and buses play a significant role in providing airport access. For particularly busy or remote airports associated with cities that have a substantial rail transit system, tracked systems increasingly…
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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. Ground Access and Distribution, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2013), AccessEngineering Export