Featured Centennial Paper – We Design to Make it Land Safely: Aircraft and Airport Compatibility

In 1975, TRB established the Special Committee on Air Transport Activities. Multiple committees were established under the guidance of the Special Committee on Air Transport Activities to address the research needs and challenges facing aviation. The first committee organized was the Airport Landside Operations Committee in 1976. In 1979, the Aircraft/Airport Compatibility Committee along with the Air Transport Operations and Maintenance were added. To learn more about the history of the Standing Co...