airfield capacity

airfield capacity

The rate of aircraft movements on the runway or taxiway systems that results in a given level of delay.
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These solutions will increase airfield capacity to 950 to 1000 aircraft movements per day, a 35-percent increase on the current 730 aircraft movements daily.
The GMR MEGAWIDE consortium believes that its solution will increase airfield capacity to 950 to 1,000 aircraft movements per day, a 30-35 percent increase from the current estimate of 730 aircraft movements daily.
Key priorities include optimizing airfield capacity to reduce ground delays, improving rail access and capacity to and from the airport and developing best-in-class cargo facilities and operations.
Working closely with major stakeholders to use infrastructure more efficiently by coordinating schedules, using slots more productively, and sequencing aircraft, both in the air and on the ground, to maximise airspace and airfield capacity.
The airport authority is compelled to utilize those facilities efficiently so as the theoretical airfield capacity could be fully utilized while the costs imposed to the airlines as well as the airport authority itself could also be minimized.
And, he said, "We have plenty of airfield capacity.
Unfortunately this can be affected by a range of factors including aircraft availability, airfield capacity and conflicting operational priorities.
It also underlines the importance of delivering the airport's planned new terminal, pier and airfield capacity as quickly and as efficiently as possible.
The group is now very well placed to commence the major expansions of its passenger terminal and airfield capacity that will be required to meet the expected increase in demand for air travel
The purpose of this article is to describe the application of an available, relatively easy-to-use tool to assist logistics planners in performing analyses of airfield capacity and capability in order to achieve validation of new or existing missions and predict the ability of the base to process varying levels of workload.
There is a big decision on airfield capacity within the RAF which is being made by next year, and that is quite separate to this announcement.
A fourth runway planned for the north side of the airport will increase airfield capacity by 22%.