Airport Technical Assistance Program (AirTAP), FY15-16

Principal Investigator(s):

Mindy Carlson, Comm Rel/Outreach Assoc 3, Center for Transportation Studies


  • Jim Grothaus, Former Sr Dir, Tech Assist, Center for Transportation Studies
  • Stephanie Malinoff, Director, Outreach Services, Center for Transportation Studies

Project summary:

The purpose of the Airport Technical Assistance Program (AirTAP) is to provide for the continued delivery of technical expertise to small and medium-sized commercial services and general aviation airports with paved and lighted runways and turf landing strips in Minnesota. AirTAP is a component of the Center for Transportation Studies (CTS) and is sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Transportation's (MnDOT) Office of Aeronautics. The program offers practical yet specialized education, technical assistance, and information outreach products for personnel operation and maintaining and administering Minnesota's public-use airports.

Project details:

  • Project number: 2015050
  • Start date: 09/2014
  • Project status: Completed
  • Research area:
  • Topics: Aviation