Masters Theses

Author

Erkmen Erkmen

Abstract

"This thesis is a study for determining the most economical design for the pavements of Adana Airport. It is a study of redesigning efficient and safe runways and necessary taxiways for a future service life of thirty years.

Adana is Turkey’s 6th largest city. It is a growing city. An airport in Adana also serves tor industrial purposes, serves for transcontinental airway systems. In Adana there is an important Nato Base and in a future war such an airport can be used for military purposes. For these reasons, it was decided to construct a class 4 airport* for the city.

The thesis will consist of two parts: The first part will be about planning an airport, consisting of Meteorological Data, Wind Rose and Drainage. The second part will be about designing pavements of the airport.

* Class 4 airport according to classifications of airports, Civil Aeronautics Administration Airport Service, is for largest aircraft now in use and those planned tor the immediate future"--Introduction, page 1.

Advisor(s)

Eshbaugh, Clifford Wayne

Department(s)

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Degree Name

M.S. in Civil Engineering

Publisher

Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy

Publication Date

1959

Pagination

vi, 53 pages

Note about bibliography

Includes bibliographical references (page 44).

Rights

© 1959 Erkmen Erkmen, All rights reserved.

Document Type

Thesis - Open Access

File Type

text

Language

English

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Runways (Aeronautics) -- Design and construction
Taxiways -- Design and construction
Airports -- Design and construction
Pavements, Concrete

Thesis Number

T 1209

Print OCLC #

5926956

Electronic OCLC #

946040851

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