Accession Number:

ADA001349

Title:

ADAP Aid to Private Airports: A Preliminary Assessment and Related Questions for Research.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

URBAN SYSTEMS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING INC CAMBRIDGE MASS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

42.0

Abstract:

The report presents a preliminary analysis of the arguments for and against extending Airport Development Aid Program ADAP aid to private airports. The arguments revolve around five basic questions Will ADAP assistance to private airports contribute to the permanence of these airports Will ADAP assistance to private airports encourage development which is important to the national airport system Are the users of private airports discriminated against if private airports do not receive ADAP assistance Are private airport operators at a competitive disadvantage vis-a-vis public airport operators if they do not receive ADAP aid Is ADAP assistance to private airports administratively feasible.

Subject Categories:

  • Terminal Flight Facilities
  • Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE