Training Class
FAA: Airport Pavement Design and Evaluation Workshop
Date/TimeOct 19 - Oct 20
8 AM - 5 PM
the megan room 
6591 A Street
Anchorage, AK 99518
Registration DeadlineOct 14
Class Size40
StatusSeats available
Seat Availability
2 seats available for State (DOT)
3 seats available for FLMA (NPS, FWS, FS, BLM, USACE)
0 seats available for Other
InstructorsJeffrey Gagnon, P.E., FAA Technical Center
Navneet Garg, PhD, FAA WJH Technical Center/NAPMRC

This is a 2 day training class with emphasis on airfield pavement design and evaluation, and the use of the FAARFIELD 2.0 software.

Objectives / Topics

Topics to be covered:

  • FAA Airport Technology Program
  • Airport Pavement Design Procedures
    • FAA AC 150/5320-6G
    • Establishing subgrade strength
    • Seasonal Variation in Properties + Frost Protection
    • Material Property Inputs + Field Testing
    • Failure Models, Cumulative Damage Factor
    • FAARFIELD Introduction and Updates
  • FAARFIELD 2.0 Demo and Exercises
    • Design of Flexible and Rigid Pavements, and Overlays
  • ACR/PCR Methodology
    • FAA AC 150/5335-5D
    • Use of FAARFIELD for ACR/PCR
  • Future trends and R&D in aviation pavement design and materials


Target Audience

This is aimed at engineers and practitioners responsible for the design or analysis of new or rehabilitated airfield pavements. Participants need not have previous pavement design experience but should be familiar with pavement engineering principles and pavement materials.

Additional Information

Please bring your own laptop to install the software and follow the demos. Some Laptop computers will be available if needed.

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