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Four cities plan to build a new airport to serve all four communities. City B (population 180,000) is 4 miles north and 3 miles west of city A (population 75,000). City C (population 240,000) is 6 miles east and 12 miles south of city A. City D (population 105,000) is 15 miles due south of city A. Find the best location for the airport. Do not consiter new roads in determining the best location.

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A problem is solved using the Weightage Method. The solution is detailed and well presented. A diagram is included.