Synthesis of Information Related to Airport Practices. Topic S01-14. Funding Industrial Aviation

Transportation Research Board's (TRB's) Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Synthesis 79: Funding Industrial Aviation explores how airports fund the infrastructure to support industrial aviation development. For this report, industrial aviation development includes but is not limited to: (1) Aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO); (2) Specialized aviation services such as paint and interior completion (single service operators, SSOs); (3) Aircraft manufacturing and assembly; (4) Aircraft fabrication and development; (5) Aviation warehousing; (6) Cold ports; (7) Spaceports; and (8) Unmanned aerial systems (UAS) platform development.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $45000
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 11-03, Topic S01-14

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Airport Cooperative Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC    20001

    Federal Aviation Administration

    800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20591
  • Project Managers:

    Staba, Gail

  • Performing Organizations:

    Smith-Woolwine Associates, Incorporated

    385 Sam Read Rd NW
    Floyd, VA  United States  24091
  • Principal Investigators:

    Smith, Jim

  • Start Date: 20151123
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20170721
  • Source Data: RiP Project 41842

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01641393
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project 11-03, Topic S01-14
  • Files: TRB, RiP
  • Created Date: Jul 23 2017 1:01AM