The application of aerospace technology to the solution of urban public transportation problems is considered. Data are given on highway and railway systems with particular attention given to safety devices, fuel economy, and measures for profiling railways and highways. The development of streamlined truck bodies, to reduce air drag, and efficient brake systems for light trucks and other vehicles was also dealt with.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Stanford Research Institute

    333 Ravenswood Avenue
    Menlo Park, CA  United States  94025
  • Authors:
    • Anyos, T
    • Lizak, R
    • Wilhelm, J
    • Hirschberg, K
  • Publication Date: 1974-9

Media Info

  • Pagination: 39 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00092627
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NASA-CR-143040 Annual Rpt
  • Contract Numbers: NASW-2455
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 5 1981 12:00AM