Airports and the environment.

  • 290 Pages
  • 0.47 MB
  • English
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, sold by OECD Publications Center , Paris, Washington, D.C
Airports -- Environmental asp
LC ClassificationsTD195.A36 O73 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination290 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4935560M
ISBN 109264113770
LC Control Number76362582

Airports and the environment. Paris: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development ; Washington, D.C.: sold by OECD Publications Center, (OCoLC) Growth of airports should be encouraged for the economic and social benefits they provide.

However, such growth should be a green growth in which increase in capacity is not achieved at the cost of negative impacts on the environment. A balance between File Size: KB. The Airport Environmental Programs help airports implement the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and other Federal environmental laws and regulations.

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Airports merit special consideration in the planning process both because of their special needs and because of their pervasive effects on the environment. Planning the airport system also requires a high degree of coordination of the activities of governmental bodies as well as of government with an influential segment of the private economy.

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However, airports' environmental impacts have been a source of friction with neighboring communities. This book addresses the actions that airports have taken to reduce the environmental impacts of airport operations and development; and the strategies they can adopt to mitigate delays in implementing capital projects and operational changes.

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Nowadays, besides safety issues, environmental protection is the main issue to be considered during the aircraft operations. Recorded total CO 2 aviation emissions are approximately 2% of the Global Greenhouse Emissions with the approximated expected growth around % per year.

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There is a wide range of sustainable practices that can make the management of waste at airports more economic and better for the environment.

Fur-File Size: KB. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) estimates that the number of flights in the United States will increase 20 percent by It also has identified numerous airports that will need to expand to handle more flights.

However, increasing airport capacity and operations poses potentially significant impacts on the environment and quality of life for surrounding communities. AIRPORTS AND THE ENVIRONMENT ACI position brief November Environmental stewardship at airports is becoming as important as safety and security.

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