TRB Webinar: Air Cargo Facility Planning and Activities

May 03, 2018 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern
Cost (for your seat)
Professional Development Hours for this webinar
0.0 hour(s)
Continuing Education Hours for this webinar
AAE: 1.5 hour(s)
AICP: 1.5 hour(s)
CLE: 0.0 hour(s)

TRB will conduct a webinar on Thursday, May 3, 2018, from 2:00PM to 3:30PM ET that features research from the Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP)’s Report 143: Guidebook for Air Cargo Facility Planning and Development and Synthesis 80: Estimating Truck Trip Generation for Airport Air Cargo Activity.

This webinar will explore the tools and techniques for sizing air cargo facilities, which includes data and updated metrics for forecasting future facility requirements as a function of changing market and economic conditions. The presenters will focus on practices regarding air cargo facility-related truck trip generation rates. They will also discuss what planners may use to identify possible information, data sources, and options when researching truck trip generation.

This webinar is sponsored by the Airport Cooperative Research Program. There is no fee to attend this webinar; however, sign into to view registration information.

Webinar Presenters

  • Mike Maynard, Jviation, Inc.
  • Bryan Schreiber, Columbus Regional Airport Authority, Rickenbacker International Airport
  • Kaveh Shabani, RSG
  • Peter Plumeau, Economic Development Research Group, Inc.

Moderated by:  Peter Mandle, InterVISTAS Consulting

Webinar Outline ‚Äč

  1. ACRP Report 143: Guidebook for Air Cargo Facility Planning and Development
    • Demonstration of an air cargo facility planning model in MS Excel format
    • Procedures for planning, developing, and implementing air cargo facilities
    • Case study and lessons learned
  2. ACRP Synthesis 80: Estimating Truck Trip Generation for Airport Air Cargo Activity
    • Practices in air cargo truck trip generation estimation methods
    • Introduction to a checklist of considerations associated with collecting data from air cargo-related truck trips
    • State of the practice, future needs and gaps, and research needs
    • Case studies and lessons learned
  3. Question and answer session

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 able to:

  • Understand how a variety of air cargo businesses use airports and industry stakeholders’ preferences for facilities and operations on airports
  • Understand how to use the Air Cargo Facility Planning Model
  • Understand the air cargo truck trip generation estimation methods
  • Identify data sources and options for researching truck trips associated with air cargo facilities

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 approved 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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