Research Projects
  • Airport Configuration Planning Current airport efficiency is limited by a number of factors. “Choke points” in the system appear in the three primary components of the airside design; the runway...

    Airport Surface

    Airport Configuration Planning Current airport efficiency is limited by a number of factors. “Choke points” in the system appear in the three primary components of the airside design; the runway...

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  • Air transportation delays have become commonplace in the aviation industry. While this is not surprising considering that the growth in demand of air transportation has outpaced that of capacity, it...

    Airline Integrated Recovery

    Air transportation delays have become commonplace in the aviation industry. While this is not surprising considering that the growth in demand of air transportation has outpaced that of capacity, it...

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  • En Route Speed Optimization to Implement Continuous Descent Arrivals Continuous Descent Arrival (CDA) is a procedure defined as a descent from a higher altitude continuously without extended level segments and...

    En Route and Traffic Flow Management

    En Route Speed Optimization to Implement Continuous Descent Arrivals Continuous Descent Arrival (CDA) is a procedure defined as a descent from a higher altitude continuously without extended level segments and...

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  • Continuous Descent Arrivals The development of Continuous Descent Arrivals (CDAs) was one of the first main projects of the Air Transportation Laboratory. With increasing fuel prices and a heightened awareness...

    Descent and Terminal Area

    Continuous Descent Arrivals The development of Continuous Descent Arrivals (CDAs) was one of the first main projects of the Air Transportation Laboratory. With increasing fuel prices and a heightened awareness...

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