Evaluation of Pedestrian Walking Speeds in Airport Terminals

@inproceedings{AeronauticalEvaluationOP,
  title={Evaluation of Pedestrian Walking Speeds in Airport Terminals},
  author={Embry-Riddle Aeronautical}
}
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical
has proposed to construct an entirely new terminal and decommis-sion the present facility. Interestingly, the proposed terminal does little to reduce the walking distances that presently frustrate so many DTW passengers. The new $786 million terminal will incorporate automated pedestrian movement systems to aid passengers travel-ing within the facility. It is interesting to wonder why the designers of the new terminal believe that such systems will be highly valued by passengers, especially… CONTINUE READING
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