CRITICAL REALITIES: AVIATION REVIEW CONFERENCE, WASHINGTON, D.C., MAY 24, 1976

Report on 1960-75 trends in the general aviation non-air carrier aircraft fleet and in general aviation activities relative to those of air carriers; and on airport system capacity and needs. Data are from FAA reports and files. Consists of a speech delivered by F.A. Meigter, with 10 charts; supplementary narrative report; and 28 appendix tables showing: general aviation trends, size of fleet, hours and miles flown by purpose, and aircraft production. All data are shown by type of aircraft, 1960-75. Total and instrument operations at FAA-Towered airports for air carrier, military, general aviation, and air taxi, 1960-75. Total and general aviation operations, by airport size group and for selected airports, 1960-75; and airports ranked by air carrier operations. Projected 1977 general aviation flying hours, by purpose and type of aircraft, under alternative fuel and maintenance cost changes. Data are from FAA reports and files.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00320695
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transportation Systems Center
  • Files: TSR, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 30 1982 12:00AM