Introduction to the Case Study
This chapter provides background and context for the case study that is used for examples in Part II and Part III. The case study focuses on the transformation of a hypothetical airport in an alternative Southern California, as it grows from a civil aviation field to an alternative airport to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). For purposes of the case study, the details have been somewhat simplified, but there are references at the end of the chapter for those interested in further details and requirements for airports.
RMN Airport Today
Our hypothetical RMN Airport is strategically located in (an alternative) Southern California, south and east of LAX, surrounded by the hypothetical towns of ...