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INDEX
ABSTRACT 3
BOSTON LOGAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT 4
HISTORY 5
ORGANIZATION 6
MASSPOR´S LEADERSHIP TEAM 7
AIRSIDE 8
AIRPORT STATICS 10
GROUND SUPPORT EQUIPMENT 11
TERMINALS 11
Terminal A 12
Terminal B 12
Terminal C 12
Terminal E 12
PARKING AREA 13
AIRPORT ACCESS 13
Public transport 14
TECHNOLOGY 14
FINANCE 15
Landing fees 16
Terminal rents 16
Parkingfees 16
SAFETY AND SECURITY SYSTEM 17
EMERGENCY EQUIPMENT 18
ENVIRONMENT 19
Noise Control and Abatement 20
Water Quality 20
Air Quality 21
BIBLIOGRAPHY 22

Index of tables
Tabla 1 Runway Weight Capability   (lbs.) 8
Tabla 2Runway & Approach Info 9
Tabla 3 Airport Statics 10
Tabla 4 Logan Airport Revenue 21

ABSTRACT
Boston Logan International airport is a criticalcomponent of the complex movement of passengers and goods in Massachusset; ranks 20th in the nation in passenger volume 19th in flight movements and stimulates the regional economy by approximately $7 billion per year.
It covers 2,384 acres, has six runways, four commodity terminals with excellent service for the travelers, a high level system of security with the last one technology parking areaand free transportation system between terminals, employs approximately 12,000 workers. Some airlines use this airport are Air Canada, Air France Air Tran Airways, Alaska Airlines, Alitalia, Lufthansa, Porter Airlines SATA International Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Sun Country Airlines, Swiss International, Air Lines TACV, United Airlines and some freight carriers ABX Air, AirNet Systems,Air Transport International, FedEx Express, UPS Airlines. The airport reliever uses by KBOS are Manchester-Boston Regional Airport in Manchester, New Hampshire, located approximately 44 statute miles north-northwest of Logan and T. F. Green Airport in Providence, Rhode Island, located 63 statute miles south-southwest of Logan. This airport is a huge public enterprise, literally a city in its ownright, with a great variety of facilities and services. Massport must be operate in conjunction with airlines, concessionaries, firms doing business on airport property and this combination of management and private enterprise create a unique landlord-tenet relationship.

BOSTON LOGAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
The name of this airport is Boston-Logan International Airport, called so due GeneralEdward Lawrence Logan who was an American militia officer, jurist and combat in the Spanish-American War, this airport is located 6km (4 miles) northeast of Boston, Massachusetts, United Sates. Its Geographic coordinate are 42°21′47″N 071°00′23″W and is found in the Sectional Chart of New York. Its airport code by IATA and FAA is BOS and for ICAO is KBOS. Time zone is UTC -4 (UTC -5 during StandardTime), the airport elevation is 20 ft and variation of 16W. It covers 2,384 acres and largely surrounded by water, employs an estimated 16,000 people.
The Logan international Airport is public, actually the authority responsible of its operations is Massport and the manager of the airport is EDWARD FRENI.
The Boston international airport has six runways 15R/33L, 15L/., 4R/22L, 4L/22R, 9/27,14/32., wind Indicator, Control Tower, Rotating Beacon (clear green). Its operation is continuous, Lighting from Dusk to Dawn. The Type of Fuel Available is Grade 100LL, JET A (freeze point -40C)
also offer service of Airframe Repair, Power Plant Repair, Air Freight, Cargo Handling, Charter.
Boston Logan International is one of the busiest airports in the US, serving more than 27 millionpassengers annually. The airport is served by 56 scheduled and charter airlines, with 16 foreign flag carriers among them. Boston Logan International offers domestic service to 76 destinations and international service to 33.
HISTORY
The airport opened on September 8, 1923, and was used primarily by the Massachusetts Air Guard and the Army Air Corps. At that time, it was known as Jeffery Field. In...
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