Airport Master Planning Project Assignment
For this activity, you will compile all the information you have gathered, to complete your paper. Oftentimes in
research, the literature reveals trends or unique elements that had not been previously considered in light of
existing constraints. This is the heart of research! Looking at things from a slightly different perspective can
make all the difference. It can expose opportunities that have not yet been fully explored. The project size will
be approximately 6 to 8 pages of text in length.
Review the following for the order and requirements for each section of this assignment:
Abstract: An abstract is a brief, comprehensive summary of the contents of the paper, including your
conclusion and recommendation.
Introduction: A brief overview of what you are researching, why, and an overview of your research process
(including the main topics you will review). This should be approximately one paragraph.
Background: Describe what led to the problem, explain the extent of the problem, and why it is necessary to
research and resolve the problem. This should be 2-3 paragraphs.
Literature Review: Provide historical background on the area you are researching, provide a contemporary
context in which your research is situated, identify any trends in the literature related to your problem, identifies
gaps in the literature, draw conclusions based on the literature (what we know about the problem). This should
be 2-3 pages.
Data Analysis and Results: Through the analysis of data, state your findings. This should be approximately one
Conclusions: Based on the results of your data, interpret what they mean in the context of your problem and
from an industry perspective. This should be 2-3 paragraphs.
Recommendation: Based on the results and conclusions, state your recommendation to address the problem.
This should be 2-3 paragraphs.