Public Works - Aircraft Operations

Performance Measure

Number of Aircraft Operations



Analysis of Performance*


Metric Definition*

Airport operations are defined as either a takeoff or landing and which is monitored and tabulated by the FAA control tower.


The number of aircraft operations helps quantify facility use which helps to determine frequency and the measure of maintenance to runways, taxiways, aprons, navigation aides, security features, hangars, etc.

Impact on Performance*

Historical operations data can assist with economic analysis and can be used as an area/city economic indicator as well as a demonstration of facility use.


  • Analysis of Performance: Explains how data results are  displayed, anomalies, or other points that went into generating the numbers.
  • Metric Definition: Identifies what constitutes the metric and identifies combined classifications
  • Importance: Tells why the metric is important and how it is useful, or, what will it help the City accomplish or understand by knowing
  • Impact on Performance: States how this measure is an indicator of or influencer on the delivery of service?