Masters Theses

Abstract

"This study is for the purpose of determining the most economical design for the runways of the Yesilkoy airport in Istanbul, Turkey. The discussion will include different design methods for the runways and the longitudinal and transverse joints that will be used in each case to provide crack control in the runway surfacing.

The city of Istanbul has a population of about one million. It is a growing city, being the industrial center of Turkey, and it also serves as a terminal for transcontinental airway systems. For these reasons it was decided to construct a class 4 airport for the city"--Introduction, page 1.

Advisor(s)

Carlton, E. W.

Department(s)

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Degree Name

M.S. in Civil Engineering

Publisher

Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy

Publication Date

1950

Pagination

v, 47 pages

Note about bibliography

Includes bibliographical references (page 41).

Rights

© 1950 Yani Triandafilidis, All rights reserved.

Document Type

Thesis - Open Access

File Type

text

Language

English

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Runways (Aeronautics) -- Design and construction
Pavements -- Cracking
Airports -- Design and construction

Thesis Number

T 926

Print OCLC #

5982100

Electronic OCLC #

879281809

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