There are three forcing factors which mandate the appearance--but not necessarily the timing--of new commercial jet transport aircraft in the world's civil air fleets. These factors are traffic growth, old age-efficiency-economy-energy, and environment. While the need, and the potential market, for new commercial jet transport aircraft is abundantly clear, the availability of financial -- not technical -- resources to launch these new aircraft is far less evident.

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  • Pagination: p. 57-60

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  • Accession Number: 00178459
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 19 1978 12:00AM