DOUBLE DECK BUS DEMONSTRATION PROJECT: UMTA/TSC PROJECT EVALUATION SERIES (MAY 1978)

Final report on 1974-77 UMTA demonstration project in Los Angeles, Calif. and N.Y.C., to determine the technical and economic feasibility of using double-deck buses on local routes. Project provided 2 double-deck buses on Los Angeles-suburban routes, using a freeway; and 8 buses on N.Y.C. local service routes in urban traffic. City reports include 53 scattered charts and tables showing bus specifications, maintenance frequency, mileage, schedule adherence, and fuel and oil consumption; and results of passenger opinion surveys; with selected comparison to conventional bus service. Data are for various periods, 1976-77. Volume 1: executive summary, volume 2: Los Angeles, volume 3: New York city. Copyright asi.

  • Corporate Authors:

    CACI, Incorporated

    1815 North Fort Myer Drive
    Arlington, VA  United States  22209
  • Publication Date: 1978-5

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00321161
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transportation Systems Center
  • Files: TSR
  • Created Date: Oct 30 1982 12:00AM