Landing Area Planning: Summary of Prestressed Concrete Pavement Practices (Increasing Airport Capacity An ASCE-AOC Joint Conference 1961)

by F.M. Mellinger,

Serial Information: Journal of the Air Transport Division, 1961, Vol. 87, Issue 2, Pg. 163-178

Document Type: Journal Paper


Present methods of construction of prestressed runway and taxiway pavements with evaluation of their advantages and limitations; results of failure testing; comparative structural data on Maison Blanche Airport, Algiers, Brussels Nat Airport, Belgium, Wahn Airport, Cologne, Germany, and Vienna Airport, Austria.

Subject Headings: Concrete pavements | Airport and airfield pavements | Launching and landing | Prestressing | Prestressed concrete | Joints | Construction methods | Pavement condition | Europe | Belgium | Austria | Germany

Services: Buy this book/Buy this article


Return to search