Aviation Planning

In today’s challenging economy, it’s no longer business as usual. Airports need to do more with less by managing their assets and maximizing return on investment. Woolpert has extensive experience organizing and executing complex airport plans at both large and small airports, and we understand what it takes to meet the needs of multiple stakeholders. Our commitment to coordination with airport staff, airline representatives, tenants, contractors, and the community ensures all parties’ needs are met.

Woolpert's LEED®-accredited professionals leverage the depth of our experience in sustainable design to help you lower or offset budgets and operational costs. We identify opportunities to utilize low-impact design and generate revenue, and our in-house administrative, design, and construction inspection personnel work to ensure that your projects are constructed quickly and safely while meeting established budgets.

Featured Projects

GUC Master Plan

COS On-Call Planning Services

JAC Conceptual Area Plan

Purdue University Airport Master Plan

Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP 03-27)

Lunken Field Airport Layout Plan with eALP

San Francisco International Airport Electronic Airport Layout Plan (eALP)


  • Airfield operational assessments and plans
  • Airport master plans and airport layout plans
  • Airspace and approach analysis
  • Capital improvement and financial planning
  • Cost:benefit analysis
  • Economic impact studies
  • Electronic airport layout plans and GIS
  • Environmental permitting and NEPA-related documentation
  • FAA 7460 development (design and construction)
  • Feasibility studies and business plans
  • Noise studies
  • Safety management plans
  • Site selection studies
  • Survey/AGIS
  • System planning studies
  • Terminal and facility planning
  • Traditional and non-traditional funding