Runways and Taxiways for Supersonic Transport

by R. Horonjeff,

Serial Information: Journal of the Air Transport Division, 1962, Vol. 88, Issue 1, Pg. 43-62

Document Type: Journal Paper


Airport requirements associated with design of supersonic transport; problems concerning length and width of runways, necessary width of taxiways and their radii, and effective thickness of asphalt and concrete pavement; analysis to determine radii of new taxiways providing certain physical dimensions of aircraft, and for determining whether existing taxiways will need to be widened.

Subject Headings: Airport and airfield pavements | Pavement design | Asphalt pavements | Asphalt concrete | Concrete pavements | Thickness | Aircraft and spacecraft

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