ASA Airport Management
Dr. Prather, the Airport Certified Employee - Operations trainer for the American Association of Airport Executives, worked with ASA to create the Airport Managment textbook - an up-to-date resource of useful insight into all aspects of airports. It provides real-world perspective and practical application of skills required for managing and operating an airport while being a comprehensive resource of history of airports and the airline industry, airport structure and ownership, air traffic, capacity, and delay—and techniques to manage demand, airport planning and the role of aviation activity forecasts, design an construction, environmental impacts and regulatory compliance, airport operations and maintenance with a focus on 14 CFR Part 139, safety and security, marketing, governmental, legal, and public relations, properties, contracts, and commercial development, financial management, capital development funding, and the economic impact of airports, and future challenges and opportunities for airports. It is formated to be easy-to-read with illustrations, chapter objectives, key terms, features, questions for review and discussion, and suggested resources for further study. You can also study included scenarios and case studies that will help you hone the essential knowledge and tools to solve issues you may face on the job.