TRB Webinar: Facility Planning

TRB Webinar: Facility Planning Tools to Create Alternative Growth and

Development Scenarios


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TRB will conduct a webinar on December 9, 2014, from 2:00pm to 3:30pm ET that will present tools that facilitate decision-making processes for airport planning and operations. These tools provide guidance on creating alternative growth and development scenarios for airports by analyzing the effects of potential change in aircraft, passenger, demographic, environmental, and other relevant factors. This webinar is intended for airport facility managers and operators who often need to address capacity, demand, and operational constraints.

Participants must register in advance of the webinar, and there is no fee associated with this webinar. This webinar will provide 1.5 Continuing Education Units for Accredited Airport Executives. This webinar is pending approval by the American Institute of Certified Planners for 1.5 Certification Maintenance Credits.

Webinar Presenters

  • Patrick Kennon, HNTB Corporation
  • Bill Dunlay, LeighFisher
  • Matt Lee, Landrum & Brown

Moderator: Mary Vigilante, Synergy Consultants, Inc.

Webinar Outline

The first 60 minutes of the webinar will be for presentations and the final 30 minutes will be reserved for audience questions.

Learning Objectives
At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss software tools for preparing peak-period and operational profiles;
  • Summarize airfield capacity analysis objectives and techniques, available tools for estimating airfield capacity, and the appropriate tool for a given circumstance; and
  • Describe the forthcoming MITRE “runwaySimulator” and the new prototype “Airfield Capacity Spreadsheet Model.”

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Registration Information
This webinar is sponsored by the Airport Cooperative Research Program. There is no fee to attend this webinar.

Continuing Education Units for Accredited Airport Executives

The American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) is making 1.5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) available for A.A.E. If you are an A.A.E. and would like to apply for CEUs for this webinar, visit For questions about A.A.E. continuing education units, please contact

American Institute of Certified Planners Certification Maintenance Credits
This webinar is pending approval by the American Institute of Certified Planners for 1.5 Certification Maintenance Credits. Please make sure that you register for this session and log-in using the link that TRB provides to your email account. We use this as your record that you attended this session. TRB only maintains the records of attendees who use their email address to log into the webinar, and cannot verify attendance of individuals who view the webinar without personally logging into the session.

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Registration questions? Contact Reggie Gillum at