AIRPORTS AND TOURISM ON TWO PACIFIC ISLANDS

The author, studying the thesis that there is a benficial impact from tourism on "developing countries", considers the impact of tourism on the socio-economic character of two Western Pacific Islands, namely, Guam, U.S. territory, and Saipan, a part of the trust territory of the Pacific Islands. Air transportation and airport facilities required to accommodate the tourist traffic are discussed.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • From the Challenging Future. Proceedings of the 5th World Airports Conference, Brighton, England, 5-7 MAy 1976.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Institution of Civil Engineers

    One Great George Street, Westminster
    London,   United Kingdom  SW1P 3AA
  • Authors:
    • Fisher, L
  • Publication Date: 1976

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 13 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00155751
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Aerospace Abstracts
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 28 1977 12:00AM