Search The Infography: 
The Infography

Aeronautics -- Commercial -- Airports -- History

The following sources are recommended by a professor whose research specialty is the history of commercial airports.


Six Superlative Sources

· Allen, Roy. Great Airports of the World. Ian Allan, 1964, 1968.

· Arai, Yoichi. The World Airports: International Airports and Their Commercial Facilities. Shoten Ken Chiku-Sha "Shop Design Series," 1996.

· Grief, Martin. The Airport Book: From Landing Field to Modern Terminal. Mayflower Books, 1979.

· Stroud, John. Airports of the World. Putnam, 1980.

· Wood, John Walter. Airports: Some Elements of Design and Future Development. Coward-McCann, 1940.

· Zukowsky, John, ed. Building for Air Travel: Architecture and Design for Commercial Aviation. Prestel-Verlag and Art Institute of Chicago, 1996.

Other Excellent Sources

· Airports International.

· Allen, Roy. Major Airports of the World. Ian Allan, 1979, 1983.

· Arend, Geoffrey. Air World's Great Airports: Newark. Air Cargo News, 1978.

· Arend, Geoffrey. Air World's Great Airports: La Guardia. Air Cargo News, 1979.

· Arend, Geoffrey. Great Airports: Kennedy International. Air Cargo News, 1981.

· Arend, Geoffrey. Great Airports: Miami International. Air Cargo News, 1986.

· Arend, Geoffrey. Great Airports Worldwide. Air Cargo News, 1988.

· Black, Archibald. Civil Airports and Airways. Simons-Boardman, 1929.

· Blankenship, Edward G. The Airport: Architecture, Urban Integration, Ecological Problems. Praeger, 1974.

· Braden, Betsy, and Paul Hagen. A Dream Takes Flight: Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport and Aviation in Atlanta. University of Georgia Press, 1989.

· Dempsey, Paul Stephen, et al. Denver International Airport: Lessons Learned. McGraw-Hill, 1997.

· Doganis, Rigas. The Airport Business. Routledge, 1992.

· Duke, Donald. Airports and Airways: Cost, Operation and Maintenance. Ronald Press "Aeronautic Series," 1927.

· Feldman, Elliot J., and Jerome Milch. Technology versus Democracy: The Comparative Politics of International Airports. Ashburn House, 1982.

· Hanks, Stedman. International Airports. Ronald Press "Aeronautic Series," 1929.

· Hart, Walter. The Airport Passenger Terminal. John Wiley, 1985.

· Hayter, George. Heathrow: The Story of the World's Greatest International Airport. Pan Books, 1989.

· Hubbard, Henry V., et al., eds. Airports: Their Location, Administration and Legal Basis. Harvard University Press "City Planing Studies," 1930.

· Marriott, Leo. British Airports Then and Now. Ian Allan, 1993.

· McGrath, T.M. History of Canadian Airports. Lugas Publications, 1992, 2nd ed.

· Smith, Paul, et al. Airport Architecture of the Thirties: Berlin--Tempelhof, Liverpool--Speke, Paris--Le Bourget. Gingko Press, 2000.

· Wheat, George Seay. Municipal Landing Fields and Airports. Putnam, 1920.

· Wright, Alan. ABC British Airports. Ian Allan, 1979-96.

· Wright, Alan. ABC European Airports. Ian Allan, 1989, 1995.

· Wright, Alan. ABC World Airports. Ian Allan, 1992.

Search The Infography
Advanced Search

   Page Through The Infography Alphabetically   
Aeronautics -- Commercial -- Airliners -- History
   Aeronautics -- Commercial -- Airports -- History
Aeronautics -- Commercial -- Airships and Zeppelins -- History

About The Infography
published by Fields of Knowledge

American Association of Airport Executives

Aviation Safety Institute

Clicking this button will display the HTML code.

"The Infography about the History of Commercial Airports"
© 2009 Fields of Knowledge
Essex, Iowa 51638-4608 USA