ATBC - Airport Systems - eBook

Aircraft Technical Book Company


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Over the last decade, significant changes have occurred in the airport industry, including advancements in airport technology and new research. The consolidation of major airlines has also impacted the demand for airport services. In response to these shifts and others, renowned professionals have updated the leading text on airport design, now more comprehensive than ever before. The authors emphasize a commercial perspective in their approach to airport system planning, moving beyond technical considerations. This approach takes into account factors such as airline deregulation, airport and airline privatization, global industry trends, and advanced technology, including electronic commerce. The framework focuses on costs, revenues, stochastic traffic, risks, and operations and management.

Industry Recommendations:
This updated edition of ATBC - Airport Systems - eBook is a valuable resource for airport professionals and those interested in the aviation industry. It provides a comprehensive understanding of the ongoing changes in the industry and their impact on airports and surrounding communities. From the perspective of industry experts, this book is a must-read for anyone seeking a deep understanding of airport planning, engineering, and management. The chapter on Dynamic Strategic Planning, in particular, offers valuable insights for airport CEOs and CFOs on how to adapt to the ever-changing aviation landscape.

Topics Covered Include:

  • Airports and the Airline Industry
  • System Planning, Design, Management
  • Environmental Impacts
  • Organization and Financing
  • User Charges
  • Airfield Design
  • Airfield Capacity
  • Airfield Delay
  • Demand Management
  • Air Traffic Management
  • Configuration of Passenger Buildings
  • Design of Passenger Buildings
  • Ground Access and Distribution
  • Data Validation
  • Forecasting
  • Flows and Queues at Airports
  • Peak Day and Hour Analysis

Utilizing the guidelines of Part 66, Aircraft Structures and Systems, like all ATB EASA modules, adhere precisely to the specified content, order, and necessary learning levels (L1, 2, or 3) for the accredited B2 avionics maintenance technician program. Numerous national authorities have approved this module as a component of the training curriculum for Part 147 schools under their jurisdiction. 

As prescribed in Part 66 Appendix 1, the topics are divided in 22 sections:

  • Aeroplane Aerodynamics and Flight Controls (L1)
  • Aeroplane Structures (L1, 2)
  • Autoflight ATA 22 (L3)
  • Communication and Navigation ATA 23-24 (L3)
  • Electrical Power ATA 24 (L3)
  • Equipment and Furnishings ATA 25 (L3)
  • Flight Controls ATA 27 (L2)
  • Instruments ATA 31 (L3)
  • Lights ATA 33 (L3)
  • On Board Maintenance Systems ATA 45 (L3)
  • Air Conditioning and Pressurization ATA 21 (L1, 2, 3)
  • Fire Protection ATA 26 (L3)
  • Fuel Systems ATA 28 (L1, 2, 3)
  • Hydraulic Systems ATA 29 (L1, 3)
  • Ice and Rain Protection ATA 30 (L1, 2, 3)
  • Landing Gear ATA 32 (L1, 3)
  • Oxygen ATA 35 (L3)
  • Pneumatic and Vacuum Systems ATA 36 (L3)
  • Waste and Water Systems ATA 38 (L2)
  • Integrated Module Avionics ATA 42 (L3)
  • Cabin Systems ATA 44 (L3)
  • Information Systems ATA 46 (L3)

A complete table of contents is included with the Look Inside link above.

Gain a comprehensive understanding of aircraft structures and systems through clear explanations and detailed full-color illustrations. This module has been designed to help aircraft technicians learn essential skills and understand the underlying concepts. It covers all required topics for FAA A&P students while also providing a higher level of proficiency for EASA licenses.

Product Specifications:

  • ISBN: 9781941144978
  • Publisher:
  • Aircraft Technical Book Company
  • Edition: 004.2
  • Pages: 676

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