PROBLEMS AND ISSUES FOR SHORT-HAUL AIR TRANSPORTATION

THE PROBLEMS OF DEVELOPING AN EFFICIENT SHORT-HAUL AIR SYSTEM ARE NOT PRIMARILY TECHNICAL, BUT ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL. THE KEY ISSUES ARE WHETHER THE COMMUNITY WILL ACCEPT NEW AND EXPANDED AIR FACILITIES, WHAT STANDARDS OF SERVICE THE PASSENGERS WILL DEMAND AND HOW THE SYSTEM WILL EVOLVE. THE SOLUTIONS RECOMMENDED ARE NATIONAL IN SCOPE AND REQUIRE THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO TAKE A LEADING ROLE. /IAA/AUTHOR/

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  • Pagination: p. 32-6

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  • Accession Number: 00202316
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Aerospace Abstracts
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 8 1973 12:00AM