Optimum positions for m airports

Thomas Saaty
Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business
University of Pittsburgh
United States

Publication date: Mar, 1972

Vol.: 19- Issue: 1- Pages: 101-109

Publisher: Naval Research Logistics Quarterly

Abstract: There is a set of n factories, which are located throughout the United States. The wares produced by these factories are delivered to local airports, where they are flown to one of two overseas airports, called distribution centers. The centers distribute the wares to a number of neighboring areas. Each center has a required tonnage to be delivered by air cargo.

Keywords: Location, Site selection