We’re rewarding the question askers & reputations are being recalculated! Read more.

Questions tagged [intersecting-runways]

Runways that cross or intersect each other at some point along their lengths.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
19
votes
2answers
8k views

What are the most efficient layouts of multiple runways?

Many airports have more than one runway. How should runways be built in order to achieve maximum usage and minimum delays? Many major airports have most, if not all, parallel runways. Examples ...
20
votes
2answers
2k views

What information does a pilot have about aircraft operating on an intersecting runway?

This incident at O'Hare from July 2006 made me wonder what information is available to a pilot (specifically, in an airliner) regarding aircraft that are using an intersecting runway. In this ...