Using your web browser, research low bypass turbofans. Find
out why they present a problem.
On the map of the Los Angeles area, identify the 6 airports in
and around Los Angeles. Name them:
On the map of the Tokyo area, identify the 3 airports in
Tokyo. Name them:
Based on your research of airport noise:
Which airport in Los Angeles has the best location?
Which airport in Tokyo has the best location?
Assume that you work for the Airport Authority in Los Angeles
or Tokyo. Prepare a computer presentation on airport noise and
NASA's High-Speed Civil Transport (HSCT). Convince other members
on the committee that it is important to locate the HSCT at the
airport of your choice.