THE COMMUTER AIRLINES, THE GROWTH POTENTIAL, REGULATORY OUTLOOK AND EQUIPMENT NEEDS

Commuter airlines comprise the fastest growing segment of the aviation industry. That fact is expected to have a significant impact on other facets of aviation because it will bring new attitudes related to the manufacture and use of aircraft and ground support facilites. This article presents an indepth look at a rapidly expanding air transportation element. The following topics are included in the discussion: Growth and outlook for the industry; the regulations; financing, promoting and ticketing; the commuter/executive combination aircraft; the in house commuter airline; the equipment; airframes; new/used commuter aircraft; high-capacity commuter aircraft, avionics, ground support equipment; batteries, tires, paints and lighting.

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    Ziff Davis Publishing Company

    1 Park Avenue
    New York, NY  United States  10016
  • Publication Date: 1978-2

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  • Accession Number: 00176626
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Business and Commercial Aviation Magazine
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 29 1978 12:00AM