TRENDS IN ENERGY USE AND FUEL EFFICIENCY IN THE US COMMERCIAL AIRLINE INDUSTRY. COVERS 1973-1980

The record of the US commercial airline industry in improving fuel efficiency from 1973 to 1980 is examined. The components of the efficiency changes and how much fuel they saved are identified. The analysis focused only on the transportation of passengers, excluding helicopter service, commuter service, and flights devoted solely to transporting cargo.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Department of Energy

    1000 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20585
  • Publication Date: 1981-12

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00321490
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transportation Statistical Reference File, TSC
  • Files: TSR
  • Created Date: Feb 28 1985 12:00AM