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