THE STATE OF URBAN MASS TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, AND DEMONSTRATION. VOLUME I: SUMMARY

The study is intended to: (1) Summarize, aggregate, and extract the essense of results of research, development, and demonstration (RD and D) projects, transit innovations and recent urban experiences; (2) develop categorization of subject matter in the field of Urban Mass Transportation RD and D; (3) identify and discuss major areas of insufficient knowledge in each category; (4) access the relative importance of overcoming the identified deficiencies; and, (5) develop recommendations for the continuation of or enlarged emphasis on previous or ongoing UMTA RD and D program areas. The six volumes are: Summary, UMTA RD and D Findings and Projects, Bus Transit, Rail Transit, New Systems, and Systems Analysis.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Paper copy also available from NTIS $20.00/set of 6 reports as PB-229 438-SET.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Institute for Defense Analyses

    Systems Evaluation Division
    Arlington, VA  United States 

    Systems Evaluation Div.

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  • Authors:
    • Buck, P B
    • Kamrass, M
    • Margolis, H
  • Publication Date: 1972-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 49 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00054514
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 10 1974 12:00AM