EFFECT OF CONTAINERIZATION ON AIR CARGO COSTS

It is feasible to develop a Cargo rate structure which gives full credit to the savings attained through decreasing individual piece handlings. This, by providing a fundamental incentive for unitizing shipments at the source, would decrease the total cost of distribution for air cargo for a given traffic volume without decreasing profit to the carriers.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Lockheed-Georgia Company

    Marietta, GA  United States 
  • Authors:
    • Stoessel, R F
  • Publication Date: 1965-3

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  • Accession Number: 00073700
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: FLIGHT TRANSPORTATION LABORATORY, MIT DEPT. OF AERONAUTICS AND ASTRONAUTICS
  • Report/Paper Numbers: G65-2350R
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 5 1974 12:00AM