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ACRP Research Results Digest 9: Alternative Aircraft and Pavement Deicers and Anti-Icing Formulations with Improved Environmental Characteristics

TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Research Results Digest 9: Alternative Aircraft and Pavement Deicers and Anti-Icing Formulations with Improved Environmental Characteristics explores the aquatic toxicity and biological oxygen demand state of the art, components, and promising alternative formulations of ...

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CTBSSP Synthesis 17: Special Safety Concerns of the School Bus Industry

TRB's Commercial Truck and Bus Safety Synthesis Program (CTBSSP) Synthesis 17: Special Safety Concerns of the School Bus Industry explores various safety issues faced by school bus operators, including how the issues are currently addressed, barriers to improvements, and suggestions ...

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ACRP Report 29: Developing Improved Civil Aircraft Arresting Systems

TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Report 29: Developing Improved Civil Aircraft Arresting Systems explores alternative materials that could be used for an engineered material arresting system (EMAS), as well as potential active arrestor designs for civil aircraft applications. The ...

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NCHRP Report 635: Acoustic Beamforming: Mapping Sources of Truck Noise

TRB's National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report 635: Acoustic Beamforming: Mapping Sources of Truck Noise explores the acoustic beamforming technique in an attempt to pinpoint and measure noise levels from heavy truck traffic. The beamforming technique uses an elliptical ...

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ACRP Report 17 Volume 1: Airports and the Newest Generation of General Aviation Aircraft, Volume 1: Forecast

TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Report 17: Airports and the Newest Generation of General Aviation Aircraft, Volume 1: Forecast explores a forecast of anticipated fleet activity associated with the newest generation of general aviation aircraft for 5- and 10-year ...

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ACRP Report 17 Volume 2: Airports and the Newest Generation of General Aviation Aircraft, Volume 2: Guidebook

TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Report 17: Airports and the Newest Generation of General Aviation Aircraft, Volume 2: Guidebook is designed to help airport operators assess the practical requirements and innovative approaches that may be needed to accommodate these ...

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ACRP Synthesis 15: Identification of the Requirements and Training to Obtain Driving Privileges on Airfields

TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Synthesis 15: Identification of the Requirements and Training to Obtain Driving Privileges on Airfields explores information on the requirements and training required to obtain driving privileges on airport airfields, and the differences and similarities ...

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NCHRP Report 630: Measuring Tire-Pavement Noise at the Source

TRB's National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report 630: Measuring Tire-Pavement Noise at the Source examines a suggested procedure for measuring tire-pavement noise at the source using the on-board sound intensity (OBSI) method.



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ACRP Synthesis 12: Preventing Vehicle-Aircraft Incidents During Winter Operations and Periods of Low Visibility

TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Synthesis 12: Preventing Vehicle–Aircraft Incidents During Winter Operations and Periods of Low Visibility examines factors affecting safe winter operations and the prevention of runway incursions by airport snow removal equipment operators. ...

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ACRP Report 9: Summarizing and Interpreting Aircraft Gaseous and Particulate Emissions Data

TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Report 9: Summarizing and Interpreting Aircraft Gaseous and Particulate Emissions Data explores a series of government-sponsored aircraft emissions tests that were undertaken to gain a better understanding of gaseous and particulate emissions from aircraft ...

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