Airport layout - planning a new airport, Mechanical Engineering

Assignment Help:

Airport Layout:

The main components of an airport are:

(a)        Runways

(b)       Taxiways

(c)        Apron

(d)       Terminal area

(i)        Terminal building

(ii)       Gates

(iii)      Aircraft servicing facilities, like hangars, fuel depots

(iv)      Parking for visitors vehicles

(v)       Safety and air traffic control facilities like control tower, fire fighting equipment, ambulance services.

A typical layout of an airport is given in Figure.

547_Airport Layout - planning a new airport.png

Figure: Typical Layout of Airport

Design Standards

The following design standards for a modern airport facility catering to latest models of aircraft may be noted for guidance.


Related Discussions:- Airport layout - planning a new airport

Determine the work related area of cad, Work related area of CAD Work r...

Work related area of CAD Work related to the following areas has been addressed in this interface.  Investigation of CAD data structures and the presentation of 2-D and

Evolution of safety - industrial safety, Evolution of Safety - Industrial S...

Evolution of Safety - Industrial Safety The large scale expansion started taking shape along with the beginning of nineteenth century but safety could not turn into the concer

Arm of couple - mechanics, Arm of Couple: Explain couple and Arm of c...

Arm of Couple: Explain couple and Arm of couple? Sol.: If the two equal and opposite parallel forces (that is equal and unlike) are acting on a body, they do not have a

Beam along the centreline, Determine the vertical de?ection in the beam alo...

Determine the vertical de?ection in the beam along the centreline and state the maximum de?ection.

Thermal stress, Derivation of formula of thermal stress

Derivation of formula of thermal stress

Inspection of tyres , Inspection of Tyres STEPS Both the tyres are...

Inspection of Tyres STEPS Both the tyres are checked for free rotation. Loose spokes are to be tightened. At the same time it is checked that the tyre is not dam

Forces and equilibrium, write a notes of system of forces and classified it...

write a notes of system of forces and classified it a/c to orintenssion of forces

Conventional priority rules, Conventional Priority Rules  The standard ...

Conventional Priority Rules  The standard solution for production scheduling (routing and sequencing) difficulties is the utilization of priority rules. A priority rule is an o

Write Your Message!

Captcha
Free Assignment Quote

Assured A++ Grade

Get guaranteed satisfaction & time on delivery in every assignment order you paid with us! We ensure premium quality solution document along with free turntin report!

All rights reserved! Copyrights ©2019-2020 ExpertsMind IT Educational Pvt Ltd