mehairy7
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British Or European Standards For Designing Runway

Tue Jan 11, 2011 7:52 pm

I'm looking for British or European standards for designing runways? Can't seem to find any books or sites that lsit the quality/standards/legislation that runways need to meet.

Just a nudge in the right direction would be much appreciated.
 
oly720man
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RE: British Or European Standards For Designing Runway

Tue Jan 11, 2011 10:29 pm

There is a CAA document that covers the requirements in terms of sizes. There doesn't seem to be anything that covers the actual depths of concrete or whatever.

http://www.caa.co.uk/docs/33/CAP168.PDF

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cloudyapple
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RE: British Or European Standards For Designing Runway

Sun Jan 16, 2011 6:33 pm

Quoting mehairy7 (Thread starter):
designing runways

As a civil engineer or as an airport operator?

Try ICAO Annex 14 Vol 1. Otherwise the civil side is all about ACNs and PCNs. Google is your friend.
A310/A319/20/21/A332/3/A343/6/A388/B732/5/7/8/B742/S/4/B752/B763/B772/3/W/E145/J41/MD11/83/90
 
mehairy7
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RE: British Or European Standards For Designing Runway

Wed Feb 02, 2011 7:53 pm

Thanks for the feedback guys. yes from a civil engineering point of view is how i'm approaching the problem, i'm designing the runway from scrath so need the asphalt and concrete thickness etc.

Thank you.

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