Airport 101 Virtual Training



Airport 101 is tailored to new airport professionals and incoming public officials to enhance the individual’s understanding of the aviation story, industry leaders, airport management issues, current challenges faced by industry leaders and strategies for implementing sensible strategic plans or goals. It is designed to present new airport board members or commissioners, senior and mid-level airport executives, and entry level with a substantive and thoughtful review of the airport industry. This course also gives a capstone summary of the airport management environment from A-Z.


$275/members, $295/nonmembers

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Questions? Contact Amy Calliari at 703.578.2506.



Airport Planning

Federal, State, and local (master planning) and Environmental


Funding of Airport Projects

AIP, PFC, Bonds, Revenue/Expenses and Grant Assurances


History and Introduction to Airports

Legislative Timeline, Classification, Ownership Structures and Stakeholders



FAR Part 77, FAR Part 139, Safety Management Systems, FAR Part 150 and TSR Parts 1520 and 1542


Stakeholders and Economic Impact



Dr. Kimberly A. Kenville, Ph.D., C.M.

University of North Dakota
Grand Forks, ND

Dr. Kim Kenville has taught airport management at the University of North Dakota for the past 20 years. Prior to UND, she worked for Detroit (DTW), Milwaukee (MKE) in airport operations, as well as a Noise Internship with the MSP airport. She has completed 12 different Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) guidebooks and syntheses that pertain specifically to airports and their response and recovery to emergencies, social media, funding industrial aviation development, aviation education, strategic planning, and organizational effectiveness. Kim is a member of the ACRP Oversight Committee, and the Lead Emissions and Piston Powered Aircraft Committee for the National Academies. She is the current chair of the North Dakota Aeronautics Commission.