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Unformatted text preview: CEE 4674 A9 Trani Page 1 of 2 CEE 4674: Airport Planning and Design Spring 2009 Assignment 9: MiniProject Date Due: May 12, 2009 (COB) Instructor: Trani Problem 1 A demand file for Los Angeles International Airport is provided. It contains one day of typical flight data into LAX from the FAA Enhanced Traffic Management System (ETMS). The file contains the following fields of information. A total of 1817 operations were recorded at the airport during the day in question (2007). a) Using the arrival-arrival and departure-departure separation matrices of a large hub airport provided in class, determine the saturation capacity of the airport for West Flow operations. Assume the ROT values at the airport for 4 wake classes are: 47, 52, 54 and 56 seconds for small. Large, B757 and heavy classes, respectively. The airport has final approach fixes located 7 miles out of every runway. At the final approach fixes, all aircraft follow in-trail. For IFR conditions, the airport operates arrivals on runways 24R and 25L. Departures on 24L and 25R. For VFR conditions this conditions, the airport operates arrivals on runways 24R and 25L....
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This note was uploaded on 01/07/2012 for the course CEE 4674 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at Virginia Tech.
- Fall '11