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Considering and Evaluating Airport Privatization (2012)

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Suggested Citation:"Appendix A - Abbreviations and Acronyms." National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2012. Considering and Evaluating Airport Privatization. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/22786.
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A-1 AAIA Airport and Airway Improvement Act of 1982 AATF Airport and Airway Trust Fund ACRP Airport Cooperative Research Program AHTA Anti-Head Tax Act AIP Airport Improvement Program AMT Alternative Minimum Tax APPP Airport Privatization Pilot Program ARFF Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting ARRA American Recovery and Reinvestment Act BABs Build America Bonds BOT Build-Operate-Transfer BTO Build-Transfer-Operate CapEx Capital Expenditures CFIUS Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States CFR Code of Federal Regulations CM at risk Construction Manager at Risk CPI Consumer Price Index DBOM Design-Build-Operate-Maintain DBOM/F Design-Build-Operate-Maintain and Finance DBOT Design-Build-Operate-Transfer DOJ U.S. Department of Justice EBITDA Earnings Before Interest, Tax, Depreciation, and Amortization FAA Federal Aviation Administration FBO Fixed-Base Operator GA General Aviation GAO General Accounting Office, now the General Accountability Office HVAC Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning NYSDOT New York State Department of Transportation OpEx Operating Expenditures PFCs Passenger Facility Charges RAB Regulatory Asset Base RFP Request for Proposal SWFAA SWF Airport Acquisition, Inc. TSA Transportation Security Administration U.S.DOT U.S. Department of Transportation A p p e n d i x A Abbreviations and Acronyms

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TRB’s Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Report 66: Considering and Evaluating Airport Privatization addresses the potential advantages and disadvantages of implementing various approaches to airport privatization.

The report covers a range of potential privatization options and highlights case studies conducted at a variety of airports both within the United States and internationally.

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