"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.
Eshbaugh, Clifford Wayne
Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
M.S. in Civil Engineering
Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy
vi, 53 pages
© 1959 Erkmen Erkmen, All rights reserved.
Thesis - Open Access
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Runways (Aeronautics) -- Design and construction
Taxiways -- Design and construction
Airports -- Design and construction
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Erkmen, Erkmen, "Design of plain concrete runways and taxiways of a class 4 airport" (1959). Masters Theses. 5545.