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2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog 
2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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AES 4210 - Airport Planning and Management II

3(3 + 0)

Prerequisite: At least junior standing and AES 4200; or Permission of instructor

This is an advanced course in airport planning, management, and operation. At the conclusion of the course, students will be able to apply fundamental management theory to airports; determine airport capacity and assess the potential for delays; evaluate airport environmental impacts; and identify components of the National Airspace System and its relationship to airports. They will be able to apply financial management and accounting techniques to airport finances, set airport fees, rates and charges, and understand the process for obtaining capital funding for airport improvements. Evaluation and use of airport master plans, state airport systems plans, and airport layout plans are covered. Basic principles of terminal design and operations, Part 139 of the Federal Aviation Regulations, airport security and basic airport emergency response procedures are included. Successful completion of the course prepares the student for the Certified Member (C.M.) of the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) examination.

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