Evans, Ginger New Denver Airport, Denver, Colorado.
Last reviewed:November 2019
- Design considerations
- Site selection for new or expanded airports
- Airfield configuration
- Terminal configuration
- Dimensional requirements
- Terminal subsystems
- Security requirements
- Information management/information technology
- Ground transportation facilities
- Support buildings
- Fuel and deicing facilities
- Related Primary Literature
- Additional Reading
The planning, design, construction, and operation and maintenance of facilities providing for the landing and takeoff, loading and unloading, servicing, maintenance, and storage of aircraft. Facilities at airports are generally described as either airside, which commences at the secured boundary between terminal and apron and extends to the runway and to facilities beyond, such as navigational or remote air-traffic-control emplacements; or landside, which includes the terminal, cargo-processing, and land-vehicle approach facilities.
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