GATE Questions & Answers of Airport runway length

What is the Weightage of Airport runway length in GATE Exam?

Total 1 Questions have been asked from Airport runway length topic of Transportation Infrastructure subject in previous GATE papers. Average marks 1.00.

A runway is being constructed in a new airport as per the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) recommendations. The elevation and the airport refrence temprature of this airport are 535 m above the mean sea level and $\style{font-family:'Times New Roman'}{22.65^\circ}$ respectively. Consider the effective gradient of runway as 1%. The length of runway required for a design-aircraft under the standaed conditions is 2000 m. Within the framework of applynig sequential corrections as per the ICAO recommendations, the length of runway corrected for the temprature is.