Possible effects of new transport technologies on the tourism industry in the 21st century

The health of the nation's tourist industry is inextricably tied to the efficiency of the transport industry. This paper will examine how new technologies may change the relationships between transport modes within the nation's transport system. The likely outcomes of proposed technologies such as hypersonic aircraft and very fast trains will be briefly assessed and their impact on tourism discussed.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 245-57
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 18
    • Issue Number: Part 1

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01433380
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • ISBN: 0646154192
  • Files: ATRI
  • Created Date: Aug 24 2012 5:39PM