Airport Pavement Papers & Publications

Airport Pavement Papers and Publications

The following software programs, presentations and documents are available to the public. Software programs will be available for download as they become available. Beta releases are posted for testing and comments. The documents and presentations describe test item characteristics, test plans or analysis of the data collected at the NAPTF.



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Airport Pavements - Solution for Tomorrow's Aircraft (1993)

This booklet outlined the serious contemporary issues facing airport pavement design in 1993 and proposed a vastly strengthened Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Research and Development program for introducing modern design and evaluation procedures as well as related technologies of improved materials, maintenance, and management.

 

Research Directorate for Airport Technology, Airport Technology Branch
"Airport Pavements - Solutions for Tomorrow's Aircraft"
U.S. Department of Transportation
Federal Aviation Administration
FAA Technical Center, New Jersey

 


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Presentations

PAVEAIR presentation from the IQPC conference in Singapore, October 8, 2008.

Web-Based Airport Pavement Management System Presentation was prepared by Dr. Gordon Hayhoe. IPMS Summit, Singapore


Presentations and Documents for the FAARFIELD Workshop

IQPC conference in Singapore, October 7, 2008


Analysis of Test Slab Failure Data

David R. Brill FAA Airport Technology R&D Branch, AAR-410 William J. Hughes Technical Center, Atlantic City, NJ Airport Pavement Working Group Meeting Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center Hotel February 2, 2005


NAPTF Construction Status Update - Jan. 2004

The presentation was prepared by Dr. Gordon Hayhoe


Preliminary Test Plan for Asphalt Overlays on CC2 Rigid Pavements


NAPTF Update 2003

The presentation was prepared by Dr. Gordon Hayhoe


Permanent Deformation Behavior of the Granular Layers Tested at the FAA's National Airport Pavement Test Facility

82nd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board Modeling of Granular Bases for Flexible Pavements Session-556 January 14, 2003, Washington DC


Material Properties Database for the Test Pavements at the National Airport Pavement Test Facility (NAPTF)


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Documents

 

Energy and Financial Viability of Hydronic Heated Pavement Systems

DOT/FAA/TC-17/47 Authors: Pritha Anand, Ali Nahvi, Halil Ceylan, Vasiliki Dimitra Pyrialakou, Konstantina Gkritza, Kasthurirangan Gopalakrishnan, Sunghwan Kim, and Peter C. Taylor

Development of New Subgrade Failure Model for Flexible Pavements in FAARFIELD

DOT/FAA/TC-17/28 Author: Izydor Kawa


Replacement of FAARFIELD Tandem Factors with Cumulative Damage Factor Methodology

DOT/FAA/TC-16/46 Author: Kairat Tuleubekov


Review of Recent Research on Using Gyratory Compaction to Design Hot Mix Asphalt for Airfield Pavements

DOT/FAA/TC-13/48 Author: Donald W. Christensen, Jr., PhD


Feasibility of Anti-Icing Airfield Pavements Using Conductive Concrete and Renewable Solar Energy

DOT/FAA/TC-13/8 Author(s): Ernie Heymsfield, Adam B. Osweiler, R. Panneer Selvam, and Mark Kuss


Pass-to-Coverage Computation for Arbitrary Gear Configurations in the FAARFIELD Program

DOT/FAA/TC-TN12-47 Author: Izydor Kawa


Methodologies for Calculating Firefighting Agent Quantities Needed to Combat Aircraft Crash Fires

DOT/FAA/AR-11/29 Author: Joseph L. Scheffey, Robert L. Darwin, and Sean Hunt


Operational Life of Airport Pavements

DOT/FAA/AR-04/46 Office of Aviation Research Washington, D.C. 20591


FAA Presentations

For the 9th Plenary Meeting of U.S.- Japan Science & Technology Experts Meeting


ATT04 Track P Papers

2004 FAA Worldwide Airport Technology Transfer Conference


ATT04 Track S Papers

2004 FAA Worldwide Airport Technology Transfer Conference


Data Management at the National Airport Pavement Test Facility (NAPTF)

Presented at the 2002 Federal Aviation Administration Airport Technology Transfer Conference. Authors: Charles A. Teubert, David R. Brill, Qingge Jia


Development of Material Requirements for Portland Cement Concrete Pavements at the U.S. FAA National Airport Pavement Test Facility

Presented at the 2002 Federal Aviation Administration Airport Technology Transfer Conference. Authors: Roy D. McQueen, P.E., Jeffrey Rapol, Civil Engineer, Robert Flynn, Civil Engineer


Development of a Computer Program to Compute pavement Thickness and Strength

Presented at the 2002 Federal Aviation Administration Airport Technology Transfer Conference. Authors: Izydor Kawa, Gordon F. Hayhoe

 

Analysis of Falling Weight Deflectometer Tests at Denver International Airport

Presented at the 2002 Federal Aviation Administration Airport Technology Transfer Conference. Authors: May Dong, Gordon F. Hayhoe


Implementation of Rigid Pavement Thickness Design - New Pavement

Presented at the 2002 Federal Aviation Administration Airport Technology Transfer Conference. Authors: Izydor Kawa, Edward H. Guo, Gordon F. Hayhoe, David R. Brill


Comparison Between Falling-Weight Deflectometer and Static Deflection Measurements on Flexible Pavements at the National Airport Pavement Test

Presented at the 2002 Federal Aviation Administration Airport Technology Transfer Conference. Authors: Navneet Garg, Wayne H. Marsey


Analysis of NAPTF Traffic Test Data for the First-Year Rigid Pavement Test Items

Presented at the 2002 Federal Aviation Administration Airport Technology Transfer Conference. Authors: Edward H. Guo, Gordon F. Hayhoe, David R. Brill


Subgrade Strains Measured in Full-Scale Traffic Tests With Four- and Six-Wheel Landing Gears

Presented at the 2002 Federal Aviation Administration Airport Technology Transfer Conference. Author: Gordon F. Hayhoe, Navneet Garg


LEAF – A New Layered Elastic Computational Program for FAA Pavement Design and Evaluation Procedures

Presented at the 2002 Federal Aviation Administration Airport Technology Transfer Conference. Author: Gordon F. Hayhoe


Report of Strain Gage Verification Tests for the National Airport Pavement Test Facility

Submitted by Construction Technology Laboratories, Inc 5420 Old Orchard Road Skokie, Ill. 60077


Asphalt Concrete Strain Responses at High Loads and Low Speeds At the National Airport Pavement Test Facility (NAPTF)

Authors: Navneet Garg and Gordon F. Hayhoe


Slow-Rolling Response Tests on the Test Pavements at the National Airport Pavement Test Facility (NAPTF)

Authors: Gordon F. Hayhoe, Robert Cornwell, Navneet Garg


Verification of Curling In PCC Slabs At FAA National Airport Pavement Test Facility

Authors: Edward H. Guo, Wayne Marsey


Analysis of Nondestructive Test Data on Flexible Pavements Acquired at the NAPTF

Authors: Roy D. McQueen, Wayne Marsey and Jose M. Arze


Posttraffic Testing at the National Airport Pavement Test Facility: Test Item MFC

DOT/FAA/AR-TN01/49


Airport Pavement Roughness with Nighttime Construction

Authors: Gordon Hayhoe, Mingyao Dong, Roy D. McQueen Published Proceeding of the Third ICPT Conference, Beijing, China, April 1998, Volume 2


Porous Portland Cement Concrete: the State of the Art

Author: Alfred Monahan US Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station Structures Laboratory Vicksburg, Miss. 39180


Field Survey and Analysis of Aircraft Distribution on Airport Pavements

Prepared by Victor A. HoSang for US Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station Soils and Pavement Laboratory Vicksburg, Miss. 39180


Prestressed Concrete Pavements; Volume II: Design and Construction Procedures for Civil Airports

Report No. FAA-RD-74-34-II Authors: Eugene C. Odom, Paul F. Carlton US Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station Soils and Pavements Laboratory


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