27th Congress of International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences, 19 - 24 September 2010, Nice, France
Paper ICAS 2010-11.9.2
DEVELOPMENT OF AN OPTIONS-BASED APPROACH TO THE SELECTION OF ADAPTABLE AND AIRPORT CAPACITY-ENHANCING TECHNOLOGY PORTFOLIOS
O. J. Pinon, E. Garcia, D. N. Mavris
Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
Keywords: airport operations, technology evaluation, technology portfolio, real options analysis, system dynamics
This paper proposes a methodology to ensure the sustainability of airport capacity-enhancement investments in face of uncertainty and future NextGen technologies. The proposed definition of adaptable technology portfolios will address the need identified by the Joint Planning and Development Office, to synchronize evolving technologies with airport needs and investment capabilities.
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