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- Integrated airport management. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/3/1986, Vol. 125 Issue 18, p138
Airport managers, through the computerization of administrative and operating tools, have greater control and analytic capability, thus raising revenues and lowering costs. The first US application of automation to the complete range of airport management and operation functions was made at...
- Excessive fee court date. Proctor, Paul // Aviation Week & Space Technology;6/21/1993, Vol. 138 Issue 25, p15
Reports on the Supreme Court agreeing to review a case challenging the fee policy of the Kent County International Airport near Grand Rapids, Michigan. Seven airlines' legal suit; Pricing plan as compensatory method of fee calculation.
- How to keep your airport from idling on the tarmac. Waits, Mary Jo; Heffernon, Rick // Spectrum: Journal of State Government;Fall93, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p28
Discusses the findings of a study by the Morrison Institute for Public Policy on airport planning, building, financing and management. Types of governing bodies running commercial airports; Importance of federal and private resources; Establishment of an independent airport authority;...
- Frankfurt and New York top wish list. // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;8/6/2010, Issue 2923, p24
The article reports that the Newcastle Airport in Newcastle, England seeks to prioritise flight services headed to New York and Frankfurt am Main, Germany in its development of a new flight network.
- Lessons from Asia: Remember the software. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;7/20/1998, Vol. 149 Issue 3, p66
Editorial. Asserts that air travel should not be taken so much for granted at the risk of forgetting how vital it is to maintain or replace its infrastructure. Example of Denver International Airport and Kuala Lumpur International Airport at Sepang; How the problems concern computers and...
- GAO report urges easing entry at U.S. gateways. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;7/23/1990, Vol. 133 Issue 4, p84
Summarizes a General Accounting Office (GAO) report on growing tourism to the United States and the need for proper airport and federal inspection facilities at gateway airports. Agencies involved; Average waits; Visa waiver program; Recommendations.
- Interops. Gilbert, Gordon A. // Business & Commercial Aviation;Aug93, Vol. 73 Issue 2, p40
Presents developments on international operations in business aviation. Imposition of ATC fees by the Ecuadorian government; Closing of Tegel and Tempelhof airports in Berlin; 24-hour operation of La Aurora airport in Guatemala City; Schedule of PMDY in Midway Island; Opening of Petropavlosk...
- PACE, Jr.: The battle for Boston resumes. Searles, Robert A. // Business & Commercial Aviation;Aug93, Vol. 73 Issue 2, pC1
Focuses on the peak hour pricing plan by the Logan airport authorities dubbed as PACE Jr. by its opponents. Problems of overcongestion in the airport; Comparison of the program with PACE, which was declared illegal; Elements of the program; Economic effects to regional operators; Controversy on...
- AOCI board backs international merger. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;6/5/1989, Vol. 130 Issue 23, p111
Reports that the Airport Operators Council International's directors approved a plan to integrate international operations with the International Civil Airports Assns., functioning under an umbrella group, the Airport Assns. Coordinating Council.