On-line decision support for take-off runaway scheduling at London Heathrow Airport

@inproceedings{Atkin2008OnlineDS,
  title={On-line decision support for take-off runaway scheduling at London Heathrow Airport},
  author={Jason Adam David Atkin},
  year={2008}
}
The research problem considered in this thesis was presented by NATS, who are responsible for the take-off runway scheduling at London Heathrow airport. The sequence in which aircraft take off is very important and can have a huge effect upon the throughput of the runway and the consequent delay for aircraft awaiting take-off. Sequence-dependent separations apply between aircraft at take-off, some aircraft have time-slots within which they must take-off and all re-sequencing performed by the… CONTINUE READING