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ACRP 11-01/Topic 02-04 [Final]

Analysis of Federal Laws, Regulations and Case Law Regarding Airport Proprietary Rights
[ ACRP 11-01 (Legal Aspects of Airport Programs) ]

  Project Data
Funds: $32,000
Research Agency: Jodi Howick, Esq.
Principal Investigator: James McDaniel
Effective Date: 10/1/2008
Completion Date: 3/30/2010

This Digest analyzes the relevant federal statutes, regulation and case law with regard to airport proprietary rights including regulation of noise and other environmental matters, safety restrictions, leasing practices, congestion management, and other airport access limitations.  This digest is a compilation of relevant statutes, regulations, and case decisions determining the scope of airport proprietary rights and a discussion of the rights within the owner’s purview and those which have been determined to exceed the owner’s authority.

Status: Completed and published as ACRP LRD 10.

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