Proceedings includes 22 papers covering, in particular, the following topics: progess in civil transport aviation; contribution of general aviation to human welfare and industrial development; the future of helicopters in aviation; avaiation activities in global perspective; aircraft noise and other types of pollution; the land use problem in the airport environment; future availability of aircraft fuels; aviation's impact on business; tour operating and its implications for air transport; sporting flying; search and rescue in the Canadian forces; the value of commercial air transportation to the economy; basic safety concepts; road, rail, and air competition; the role and future for air freight; North American passenger and freight transportation -- air vs. ground; constraints and opportunities of aviation in the future; and the major technical possibilities for advancements in aviation.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Anglo-American Aeronautical Conference, 15th, London, England, 31 May-2 June 1977.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Royal Aeronautical Society

    4 Hamilton Place
    London S1V 0BQ,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1977

Media Info

  • Pagination: v.p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00174311
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 28 1978 12:00AM