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What parking requirement does passengers view as having the greatest influence on the service level of an airport

Private vehicles

1

Parking capacity at airports can be increases effectively by

Increasing long term parking fees
Altering fees so cost difference is greater between short term and long term parking

2

Short term parking accounts for a high percentage of the occupied parking spaces at an airport true or false

False

3

Automated light rail systems are not suited for large airports in

Canada

4

Baggage claim in arrival is an especially burdensome form of delay for both airport and airline operators true or false

True

5

Congestion at the curb front is directly linked to airport peaking characteristics true or false

True

6

Ground access demand is determined by passengers who are

Originating and terminating

7

One of the main factors influencing capacity and Los is

Passenger characteristics

8

Passengers arriving by cars limousines and taxis are estimated to be how many %

90

9

Rapid rail transit is well accepted in most countries but not considered best solution In Canadian cities true or false

True

10

Speed at which passengers move through landside is not determined by

Stairs and escalators

11

Airport operator is responsible for almost every aspect of terminal circulation

True

12

Availability of public mass transportation had no influence on ground access demand true or false

False

13

Chief drawback of existing screening equipment is it's limited capacity to detect metal and explosives true or false

False

14

Primary measure of level of service in Canada is

Congestion between curb and gate

15

Best means for ensuring adequate LOS in waiting areas is

Effective design

16

Selection of many people Moving system involves evaluation of

Operation cost
Initial capital outlay
Service characteristics

17

New ticketing innovations will reduce congestion at terminal ticket counters but will not reduce equipment requirements true or false

False

18

To deter aircraft hijacking and to ensure a safe passage for travellers regulations have been established by

ICAO

19

What is the average dwell time of a limousine dropping off passengers at the curb front

3 min

20

Which is not an influence on Los and capacity in waiting areas: flight schedules, boarding methods, waiting and circulation areas, location of security screening

Location of security screening

21

What is one of the simplest ways to expedite baggage handling

Off airport check in

22

Which does not influence LOS at passenger security screening: space for passenger lineup, ground transport between gates, equipment configurations and staffing, number of passengers arriving at the same time

Ground transport between gates

23

What is not an entirely satisfactory people moving system

Moving sidewalk

24

Which does not speed up ticket counter operations and reduce delay : online sources, ticket dispensing machines, tickets issued by travel agents, additional staff at ticket counter

Additional staff

25

Which does not determine length of time it take passenger to make transfer : delays, load factors, terminal layout, ground transport between gates

Delays